Consulate-General of Japan in Houston


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March 11 , 2011

About Tohoku district- off the Pacific Ocean earthquake in Japan


Strong earthquakes have struck the eastern Japan on Friday March 11, 2011.The Japanese government and each county have been trying to get as much information as possible. However, it may take more time to gather all and accurate information, please use the Internet to collect more information about this earthquake and its related news.

The following are website where you can get more information about safety and status of US citizens living in Japan.

U.S. Department of State Website

GovernmentWebsite correspondence to Tohoku district-off the Pacific Ocean Earthquake

NTT DoCoMo’s message board service for disaster for iMode

KDDI message board service for disaster

Message board service for disaster by Soft bank Mobile

Message board service for disaster by E- Mobile

NTT East Japan (Japanese only)

Message board service for disaster by Willcom(Japanese only)

*For JET Participants
If you need a specific JET participant's information, please contact Japan Local Government Center, New York Office.


Thanks to everyone for their kindness. We sincerely hope for the best and the safety of those effected.



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