Video: Powerful tsunami sweeps away cars and buildings
Published 11/03/2011 | 10:13
A tsunami has caused major damage in north-eastern Japan, after a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast.
Cars and buildings were swept away with the force of the water. The death toll is still unclear at this stage.
The entire Pacific region from Japan to Australia and as far east as Alaska has been put on tsunami alert.