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Fukushima: Japan 'to release contaminated water into sea'

BBC News Friday, 16 October 2020
The water was used to cool the Fukushima nuclear plant which went into meltdown in 2011.
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Japan's government has decided to release radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea, with a formal announcement expected to be made this month, according to media reports in the country. Joe Davies reports.

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