17 Mar '11, 12am

No water left in spent fuel pool for reactor 4 at Japan nuke plant, resulting in 'extremely high' radiation levels: US

No water left in spent fuel pool for reactor 4 at Japan nuke plant, resulting in 'extremely high' radiation levels: US

'We believe that secondary containment has been destroyed and there is no water in the spent fuel pool and we believe that radiation levels are extremely high which could possibly impact the ability to take corrective measures.' Mr Jaczko briefed lawmakers about the latest developments as part of a House of Representatives hearing on the US energy budget, after meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House.

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