Gallery: Japan Set to Declare Fukushima Reactors Under Control, Experts...


The Japanese government is expected to announce this week that they’ve regained full control of the three damaged reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant that was hit earlier this year by a massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami. As word of the announcement seeped into the media, experts began to voice their doubts about the validity of the forthcoming government statements. Experts say that the reactors are still not safely contained, and risks to the surrounding communities remain. It is rumored that the government is looking to declare the situation solved as a way to deflect growing resentment from the Japanese public that the crisis isn’t yet over.

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