The japanese people have learn to live taking into the consideration all th others...Otherwise it would be impossible to live f.e in a city like Tokyo. You can see it in everyday life -in the streets, in the metro and railway station, in the traffic ...The selfisness is not an virtue (like somewhere else -f.e Israel?).To be panicked in the situation like now would be the last thing to do.
Three Turkish soldiers killed, 14 wounded in PKK attack in southeast, army says (Reuters)
from the article: Japan - a nation of calm amid a flurry of catastrophes