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Living on the edge of Japan's nuclear zone

The nuclear crisis at the Fukushima plant in Japan forced thousands of people to abandon their homes because of rising radiation levels.

The reactors remain unstable and continue to leak radiation, forcing those who live nearby to rebuild their lives elsewhere.

Roland Buerk reports from Minamisoma, just outside the twenty-kilometre exclusion zone around the plant.

  • 05 Jul 2011
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