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Fukushima daiichi power plant disaster: the radiation released by the fukushima daiichi nuclear power plant was largely concentrated in japan and over the pacific. Lethal levels of radiation have been detected at japan's fukushima nuclear power plant, seven years after it was destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami the tokyo electric power company (tepco), which operated the complex and is now responsible for its clean up, made the discovery in a reactor containment vessel last month.
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