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Photo Special: Radiation level at Fukushima reactor highest since 2011 disaster

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An about 1-square-meter hole is seen in a walkway in the containment vessel of the No. 2 reactor at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant. It is thought that the heat of the melted nuclear fuel caused the walkway to give way. (Image courtesy of Tokyo Electric Power Co.)

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