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Beijing tells Japanese politicians to drink Fukushima’s wastewater to prove it’s safe before they dump it into the ocean

Speaking on Thursday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian reinforced Beijing’s opposition to Tokyo’s decision to dump more than one million tons of “treated” nuclear wastewater into the ocean.  “Japan’s claims that the safety of nuclear wastewater relies only on unilaterally obtained data, which is completely unconvincing… The Tokyo Electric …

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Beijing slams Japan’s plan for radioactive Fukushima water as ‘extremely irresponsible’

“Japan has not exhausted safe disposal methods, regardless of domestic and foreign questions and opposition,” the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, calling the decision by Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s government to release a million-plus tons of wastewater into the ocean “extremely irresponsible.”  This will “seriously damage international public health …

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Dumping of Fukushima radioactive water into ocean ‘unavoidable’, Japanese PM says, as country’s fisheries reject plan

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga met with the head of the National Federation of Fisheries Co-operative Associations, Hiroshi Kishi, on Wednesday, discussing the options for disposing of the radioactive waters – described by the government as “treated” – that have accumulated in storage tanks around the nuclear power plant. The …

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Eight years later: now looks like “Fukushima”. Photo

The technological disaster known in history. 8 years ago there was an accident at the plant “Fukushima-1” is one of the largest technological disasters in modern history. She was totally evacuated the town of Okuma. How this place looks now. On 11 March 2011 the strongest earthquake and ensuing tsunami …

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Japan to explore Fukushima will be robots-snake

A division of Toshiba, together with the International research Institute on decommissioning nuclear facilities (IRID), has developed a snake-like robotic probe. Length of the robot is 12.8 meters, and he is a flexible telescopic tube, ending with a panoramic camera. The robot was created in order to help in the …

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