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Hideo Watanabe, 64, who has prevented hundreds of people from committing suicide over the past three and a half decades, poses for a photo at his store, which is located on the edge of Aokigahara Jukai, better known as the Mt. Fuji suicide forest, in Yamanashi Prefecture, west of Tokyo, Japan on 19 Nov. 2009. .