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Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, walks at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, walks at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, walks at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, rests on a bench at a park near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, rests on a bench at a park near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, rests on a bench at a park near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Homeless men snuggle in sleeping bags inside an abeyant fountain equipment and on bench seats at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Homeless men snuggle in sleeping bags inside an abeyant fountain equipment and on bench seats at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Homeless men snuggle in sleeping bags inside an abeyant fountain equipment and on bench seats at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, speaks during an interview with Reuters at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, speaks during an interview with Reuters at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, speaks during an interview with Reuters at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Plastic bags containing belongings of homeless men are placed on a signpost at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Plastic bags containing belongings of homeless men are placed on a signpost at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Plastic bags containing belongings of homeless men are placed on a signpost at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A homeless man snuggles in a sleeping bag on a bench at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A homeless man snuggles in a sleeping bag on a bench at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A homeless man snuggles in a sleeping bag on a bench at an underground passage near Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A homeless man rests on the ground at a concourse of Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A homeless man rests on the ground at a concourse of Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A homeless man rests on the ground at a concourse of Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Seiji Sasa, a 67-year-old former professional wrestling promoter, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his home in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, clears his belongings away in front of a clothes shop at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, clears his belongings away in front of a clothes shop at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Shizuya Nishiyama, a 57-year-old homeless man from Hokkaido, clears his belongings away in front of a clothes shop at Sendai Station in Sendai, northern Japan December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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