Japan Newspaper: New 3/11 footage reveals “highly radioactive liquid” from Fukushima reactor leaked into sea (VIDEO)

Published: December 3rd, 2012 at 12:57 pm ET
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Title: New N-crisis video made available
Source: Jiji Press
Date: Dec. 2, 2012

[...] The 336 hours of new footage include scenes from conferences in which TEPCO confirmed leaks of highly radioactive liquid into the sea from the No. 2 reactor at its plant in Fukushima on the morning of April 2, 2011.

“We have confirmed a worst-case situation. Water containing extremely high levels of radiation is flowing into the sea,” Masao Yoshida, then manager of the plant, says in the footage released Friday. [...]

The newly disclosed footage covered video conferences held in the period from 12:02 a.m. on March 16 to 3:26 a.m. on March 23, 2011, and those from 3:31 a.m. on March 30 to 12:01 a.m. on April 6 the same year.

In late January 2013, TEPCO will make more footage available, covering conferences held March 23-29 and April 6-11, 2011. [...]

Watch the footage here (Japanese only)

Published: December 3rd, 2012 at 12:57 pm ET
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