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Japan's Chernobyl? Radiation pressure fears at Fukushima plant

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Published on Mar 11, 2011

Japan is dealing with the aftermath of a massive tsunami. The official number killed is now 375. That's a figure which even the most optimistic estimates suggest will rise dramatically. The huge wave was caused by the biggest earthquake in the country's history. Japan has now asked the UN to send rescue teams to help deal with the disaster. Another earthquake has also hit central Japan in the past hours, although there are no reports of damage from this latest aftershock. An emergency situation has been declared at the Fukushima nuclear plant in the north east, after it was damaged. The pressure inside the reactor is rising, raising fears of a radiation leak. But Japan's nuclear safety agency says to reduce the pressure, radioactive vapor may be released, posing no risk to humans or the environment.

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Comments • 1,448

Clueless Wisdom
Very Sad.
Darrly Simon
we need a population reduction ASAP
Shinji
Listen Americans! Take super radiation from Japan!! It's revenge for HIROSHIMA!! HAHA!!
Nate N
If you wanna talk about karma, I think the two ATOM bombs we dropped on Japan evened up their karma. Ignorant f*ck
Alin Ha
idiot
HydroNautz
this is by far the dumbest comment I have read since the foundation of the internet.. 
turtleman924
@MyDjAlexx are you retarded
sega310982
How can you say that? These were innocent civilians that were being killed, not the aggressors of the Japanese army. How is it "karma" if innocent people die?
sega310982
There was aid from Japan from the 2008 earthquake.
Edzen Garcia
did you see the UFO in 0:35?..reply ASAP.. 
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