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Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami

Thailand has remembered the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries. Visitors placed flowers at Ban Nam Khem Tsunami memorial wall in Phang Nga in commemoration. The incident is one of the deadliest natural disasters in recorded history.

Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
A woman places a rose at Ban Nam Khem Tsunami memorial Wall remembering the 2004 Tsunami victims on December 27, 2014 in Phang Nga, Thailand. Thailand is remembering the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
People visit the Ban Nam Khem Tsunami memorial wall remembering the 2004 tsunami victims on December 27, 2014 in Phang Nga, Thailand. Thailand is remembering the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
People place candles as a prayer for the 2004 Tsunami victims after the Remembrance Ceremony 'Ten Years on: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami' at the Police Boat T813 Tsunami Memorial on December 26, 2014 in Khao Lak, Thailand. Thailand remember the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
Thai military stand between memorial wreaths during the Remembrance Ceremony 'Ten Years on: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami' at the Police Boat T813 Tsunami Memorial on December 26, 2014 in Khao Lak, Thailand. Thailand remember the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
People hold candle lights during the Remembrance Ceremony 'Ten Years on: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami' at the Police Boat T813 Tsunami Memorial on December 26, 2014 in Khao Lak, Thailand. Thailand remember the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
Attendees hold candle lights during the Remembrance Ceremony 'Ten Years on: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami' at the Police Boat T813 Tsunami Memorial on December 26, 2014 in Khao Lak, Thailand. Thailand remember the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
Relatives of a victim of the 2004 Tsunami wait to the begining of the Remembrance Ceremony 'Ten Years on: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami' at the Police Boat T813 Tsunami Memorial on December 26, 2014 in Khao Lak, Thailand. Thailand remember the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
Dozens of national flags remembering the victims of the 2004 tsunami wave fly during a multi-faith service at the Tsunami Memorial Wall near Mai Khao Beach on December 26, 2014 in Phuket, Thailand. Thailand remembers the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disasters in recorded history. (Getty Images)
Thailand marks 10 year anniversary of tsunami
Two kids place roses at Ban Nam Khem Tsunami memorial Wall remembering the 2004 Tsunami victims on December 27, 2014 in Phang Nga, Thailand. Thailand is remembering the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries, making it one of the deadliest natural disaster in recorded history. (Getty Images)