Title: Inside Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown
Date: Feb 28, 2012
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The United States government began to draw up plans to evacuate 90,000 of its citizens from Japan. For now, they advised all Americans to stay at least 50 miles from the plant. The Japanese evacuation zone remained at 12 miles.
U.S. surveillance now suggested that there were flakes of deadly radioactive fuel scattered around the reactors. This meant that anyone who approached the plant would be risking their lives.
Published: February 24th, 2012 at 6:04 pm ET