17 Mar '11, 5am

Staff of Tepco, other firms volunteer to join efforts to control escalating crisis at quake-hit nuclear plant in Japan

'I fought back tears when I heard father, who is to retire in half a year, volunteered to go,' the message read. 'He said 'The future of nuclear power generation depends on how we'll cope with this. I'll go with a sense of mission'... I've never been more proud of him.' AFP was not immediately able to confirm if the Twitter posts referred to the same man mentioned in the Jiji report. -- AFP

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  1. 17 Mar '11, 8am

    Wow: 'I fought back tears when I heard father, who is to retire in half a year, volunteered to go,' the message read. 'He said 'The future of nuclear power generation depends on how we'll cope with this. I'll go with a sense of mission'... I've never been more proud of him.'

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