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High radiation levels complicate work at Fukushima power plant

2011-03-28 10:06:38 GMT2011-03-28 18:06:38(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Shyudou Kaneyama is tested for possible nuclear radiation at an evacuation centre in Fukushima, northern Japan, March 28, 2011. Japan appeared resigned on Monday to a long fight to contain the world's most dangerous atomic crisis in 25 years after high radiation levels complicated work at its crippled nuclear plant. The tests on Kaneyama did not show any harmful radiation levels. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Shyudou Kaneyama is tested for possible nuclear radiation at an evacuation center in Fukushima, north of Japan, March 28, 2011. Japan appeared resigned on Monday to a long fight to contain the world's most dangerous atomic crisis in 25 years after high radiation levels complicated work at its crippled nuclear plant. Kaneyama was evacuated from his home in Namie, which is located about 16 km from the crippled nuclear reactor, and he didn't show any harmful level of radiation during the tests. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

A woman carries her baby on her back at an evacuation centre in Fukushima, northern Japan, March 28, 2011. Japan appeared resigned on Monday to a long fight to contain the world's most dangerous atomic crisis in 25 years after high radiation levels complicated work at its crippled nuclear plant. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

A woman is tested for possible nuclear radiation at an evacuation centre in Fukushima, northern Japan, March 28, 2011. Japan appeared resigned on Monday to a long fight to contain the world's most dangerous atomic crisis in 25 years after high radiation levels complicated work at its crippled nuclear plant. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Japan appeared resigned on Monday to a long fight to contain the world's most dangerous atomic crisis in 25 years after high radiation levels complicated work at its crippled nuclear plant. The tests on Kaneyama did not show any harmful radiation levels.

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