12 Mar '11, 4am

Over 215,000 people are in emergency shelters in eastern & northern Japan a day after a massive quake and tsunami struck

Fears of a radiation leak prompted thousands of residents near the two nuclear plants in Fukushima to evacuate as their operator Tokyo Electric Power attempted to ease building reactor pressure by releasing radioactive steam.

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