Fukushima

Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO)’s handout shows a worker in protective gear measuring radiation levels at the bottom of a ventilation stack standing between Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant’s No.1 and No.2 reactors, where radiation exceeding 10 sieverts (10,000 millisieverts) per hour was found, in Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan August 1, 2011, released by TEPCO August 2, 2011. Pockets of lethal levels of radiation have been detected at Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in a fresh reminder of the risks faced by workers battling to contain the worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl. Picture taken August 1, 2011 REUTERS/Tokyo Electric Power Co/Handout

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