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JP Gov admitted Fukushima worker’s cancer from Fukushima accident for the first case

MHLW (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare) officially recognized a former Fukushima worker’s leukemia to be caused by Fukushima accident. This is their first time to admit the connection between

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Highly exposed workers increased 10 times from January to March in Fukushima plant

The number of Fukushima workers who were exposed more than 5mSv increased to 10 times from this January to March. This is from Tepco’s report on exposure dose of Fukushima

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Scientists “Fukushima monkeys have significantly low level of white and red blood cell counts”

Photo : Wikipedia   Japanese scientists published the report to state Fukushima monkeys have serious blood problems in a significant negative correlation with muscle cesium concentration. On 7/24/2014, the report

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Highly exposed Fukushima workers significantly increased from April to May

From Tepco’s report published on 6/30/2014, the highly exposed workers in Fukushima increased by 1.8 times this May. It was the report on Fukushima workers’ exposure dose. According to Tepco,

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

2,200,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of All β was measured seaside trench of Reactor2 last year/ Tepco underrated 1/3× for a year

Last July, Fukushima Diary posted..   On 7/27/2013, Tepco announced they measured 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 from retained water of seaside trench of reactor2. It’s water intake power cable trench from reactor2.

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[100 m3 overflow] “Who turned on the wrong valve and why ?” / Still not identified

Following up this article.. Tepco to re-interrogate 43 workers about 100 m3 overflow [URL]   On 3/7/2014, Tepco announced they hadn’t obtained any useful information from the interrogation. The overflow

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The tank had water to 98% of capacity / Tepco “Can’t reduce due to the serious shortage of water storage”

Following up this article.. Tepco to re-interrogate 43 workers about 100 m3 overflow [URL]   The overflowed tank had contaminated water up to 98% of its capacity before the overflowing

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Tepco to re-interrogate 43 workers about 100 m3 overflow

Following up this article.. Tepco narrowed down the workers to re-interrogate to a few tens / “Asking the expert of investigation” [URL]   Tepco is implementing the second interrogation with

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[100m3 overflow] Contaminated water is removed by “hand-digging” of human workers

Following up this article.. [100m3 leakage] 64m3 of overflowed water still not removed [URL]   The overflowed contaminated water is being removed by hand-boring of the human workers. Having 100m3

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Tepco narrowed down the workers to re-interrogate to a few tens / “Asking the expert of investigation”

Following up this article.. Possibility that Tepco asks police to investigate the 100m3 overflow accident [URL]   Tepco narrowed down the workers to interrogate again to a few tens people.