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A woman weeps as she listens to the latest news on a transistor radio about the nuclear power plant explosion in Iwaki City, northeastern Japan on 12 March, 2011. Around 300 people, many affected by the explosion, others by the magnitude 8.8 temblor that struck northeast  Japan on 11 March, took shelter at the ad hoc shelter set up inside a local gymnasium about 30 km from the nuclear accident.  Photographer: Robert Gilhooly