Tepco Confirmed Meltdowns at 2 more Fukushima Reactors

Tepco Confirmed Meltdowns at 2 more Fukushima Reactors

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This picture made available by Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) shows the scene on 11 March 2011 as the tsunami washes in on the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station. Photo source: EPA

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The operator of the nuclear power plant at the center of a radiation scare after being disabled by Japan’s earthquake and tsunami confirmed Tuesday that there had been meltdowns of fuel rods at three of its reactors…

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New photographs released of tsunami hitting the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station in Japan

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The defence walls crumble as the huge wave washes in. Photo source: EPA

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