The number of temporary death toll from Japan earthquake and tsunami reached 1,000 people. 400 People known to be lost.
No citizen of casualties reported to be in an earthquake measuring 8.9 Richter's.
Embassy in Tokyo from NHK streaming releasing it in Twitter, Saturday (03/12/2011).
Meanwhile, the Embassy in Tokyo that the team would have to evacuate citizens in Fukushima, but stopped due to landslides that occurred between Miyagi and Iwate. The Japanese government deployed helicopters to rescue victims in Kesennuma City, Miyagi Prefecture.
Residents in a radius of 10 km from the Fukushima nuclear power plant is recommended for rescue. This is because the increase in radiation levels to 1,000 times the normal scale.
The earthquake in Japan occurred at 12:46 GMT, Friday (11 / 3) yesterday, centered on 373 km northeast of Tokyo. Some time later the tsunami with a height of 4 meters to 10 meters.