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Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas visited Natori in Miyagi Prefecture on Thursday, one of the several northeastern cities damaged by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

Earlier in the day, Abbas flew in to Sendai Airport, which was swamped by the tsunami, on board a special plane with his entourage and was greeted by Natori Mayor Isoo Sasaki.

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