Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
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Japan panel: Fukushima nuclear disaster 'man-made'

The crisis at the Fukushima nuclear plant was "a profoundly man-made disaster", a Japanese parliamentary panel has said in a report.

The investigation found that a cosy relationship between the government, the regulator and the power company meant there had been poor planning for a disaster.

Humphrey Hawksley reports.

  • 05 Jul 2012