Emperor Prays, Trains Stop as Japan Remembers March 11

Emperor Prays, Trains Stop as Japan Remembers March 11

A family pray for 74 elementary school children and 10 teachers who lost their lives in the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, at a memorial in front of the Okawa elementary school during the first year anniversary of the disaster in Onagawa, Miyagi prefecture on March 11, 2012. Photograph: Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images