Reactor incident could signal setback at Japan nuclear plant (Reuters)

A woman holds a baby as a family member collects bottles of mineral water at a food distribution in Yamada, Iwate Prefecture in northern Japan, March 24, 2011. REUTERS/Carlos BarriaReuters – Japan said on Friday workers who suffered burns while trying to cool a crippled reactor were exposed to radiation levels 10,000 times higher than expected, adding evidence that the crucial containment vessel for nuclear fuel had been ruptured.



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