Asia Pacific Japan's Fukushima recovery: What's been done and what's still to do (+video)

Three years after the tsunami that triggered nuclear meltdown and damaged much of Japan's northeast, there are still 270,000 displaced people and recovery is slow. Home construction shows progress.

By , Correspondent

Koji Sasahara/AP

At 2:46 pm today, millions of people in Japan paused to observe a moment's silence in honor of the victims of the tsunami that devastated the country's northeast coastline three years ago.