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Strong Earthquake Hits Tokyo, Buildings Sway 

A tsunami warning has been issued after a strong earthquake struck the Japanese capital Tokyo Tuesday morning.

VOA correspondent in Tokyo, Steve Herman, says the quake measured a 6.8 on the Richter scale, and caused buildings in downtown Tokyo to sway.

Train service has been suspended in the region, as well as work at a nuclear power plant.

Initial reports say about 80 people were injured in the northern city of Sendai when the roof of an indoor pool collapsed.