Children play at a beach in Soma, Fukushima Prefecture, which was reopened for the first time since the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Photo: Kyodo

Japan reopens beaches hit by 2011 Fukushima nuclear and tsunami disaster

Local officials in Fukushima said they hoped to change perceptions of the region

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Children play at a beach in Soma, Fukushima Prefecture, which was reopened for the first time since the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Photo: Kyodo
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