A rescue helicopter from Japan's Maritime Self Defence Force operates at sea during a major earthquake drill in Yokosuka. Some 600,000 people across Japan took part in the disaster drills to prepare for a major earthquake. Background is USS amphibious landing ship Essex (rear) taking part in the drill. (Getty Images)
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