23 May '12, 9am

福島第一原発事故について、米国内でとりわけ4号機燃料プールの安定性に疑問と懸念の声。米スターズ&ストライプ紙報道。

福島第一原発事故について、米国内でとりわけ4号機燃料プールの安定性に疑問と懸念の声。米スターズ&ストライプ紙報道。

Related Stars and Stripes coverage of the disaster in Japan This handout aerial photo dated March 20, 2011, taken by small unmanned drone shows damaged Unit 4, left, and Unit 3 of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan. Air Photo Service/Abaca Press/MCT YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — As the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant crisis escalated in March 2011, Japan Prime Minister Naoto Kan secretly requested a worst-case scenario from the chairman of the Japan Atomic Energy Commission. Two weeks later, Kan received a document that projected possible dire consequences for the four reactors damaged as a result of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami, according to a recent investigative report by the Rebuild Japan Initiative Foundation, an independent think tank founded to probe the causes of the plant disaster. Among th...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/earthquake-disaster-i...

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Pakistan Acknowledges Sea-Based Nuclear Deterrent

defensenews.com 23 May '12, 5pm

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has acknowledged the existence of a sea-based nuclear deterrent with the recent inauguration of the H...