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September 5, 2019

Asia worries over Fukushima nuke water

  • TEPCO said last month that it would run out of storage space for the radioactive water in 2022.
  • By MARI YAMAGUCHI
    Associated Press

    TOKYO — Japan tried to reassure foreign diplomats Wednesday about safety at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant amid concerns about massive amounts of treated but radioactive water stored in tanks.

    Diplomats from 22 countries and regions attended a briefing at the Foreign Ministry, where Japanese officials stressed the importance of combating rumors about safety at the plant, which was decimated by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, while pledging transparency.


     
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