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Japan: Man found alive after four days under debris

Rescuers in Japan have pulled out alive a man who spent four days stuck under debris following Friday's devastating earthquake and tsunami.

He was found in Miyagi prefecture, some 330km (200 miles) north-east of Tokyo on Tuesday, according to local media.

The man was pulled out on stretcher in Ishinomaki, 96 hours after the earthquake struck.

  • 15 Mar 2011
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