Indian Ocean tsunami retrospective: Five years later

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Five-year-old Sathis was orphaned when December's tsunami hit his family's home in Batticaloa on the eastern coast of Sri Lanka. He and more than two dozen tsunami orphans now live at Samudra Sri orphanage in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The orphanage is sponsored Photo by MARK REIS, THE GAZETTE