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100-ton radioactive water leak at Fukushima: TEPCO

Feb 20, 2014 - 1:18 PM

A new leak of 100 tons of highly radioactive water has been discovered at Fukushima the plant s operator said Thursday February 20

RADIOACTIVE WATER. This handout picture taken by Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) on February 20, 2014 shows leaked contamination water around a tank at TEPCO's Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant at Okuma in Fukushima prefecture. TEPCO/AFP

Japan should stop 'confusing messages' on Fukushima - IAEA

Aug 28, 2013 - 7:26 PM

IAEA to Japan: Explain more clearly what is happening at Fukushima and avoid sending confusing messages about the disaster

INSPECTIONS. Japan's nuclear watchdog members, including Nuclear Regulation Authority members, inspect contaminated water tanks at the Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant on August 23, 2013. Photo by AFP/JAPAN POOL via JIJI PRESS