29 Mar '11, 6am

In Pictures: The US marked the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, keeping at heart the tragedies that hit Japan

In Pictures: The US marked the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, keeping at heart the tragedies that hit Japan

'I'm here to show support. I have a lot of friends, students affected by this earthquake,' Chris Hudler, a 31-year-old soccer coach, said under one of the 3,000 trees donated by Japan, the first of which were presented to Washington as a gesture of friendship 99 years ago.

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