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Japan's evacuees wait for all-clear

Japan has said it has no plans to widen the evacuation zone around the Fukushima nuclear plant, despite the IAEA urging the government to assess the situation after high levels of radiation were found in a village well outside the area.

Many of those who were earlier ordered to leave their homes are still living in school halls and sports stadiums.

The BBC's Roland Buerk reports from Yamagata on how the evacuees are coping.

  • 01 Apr 2011
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