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Labor Groups Protest Reopening of Rail Lines Near Fukushima via Counterpunch

by WILLIAM ANDREWS […] The Joban Line was directly hit by the massive tsunami wave in 2011, sweeping train carriages away. Though parts of the line were quickly reopened that same year, two sections of the line—between Tatsuta and Odaka … Continue reading

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Fukushima railway decontamination waste to total 300,000 cubic meters via Nuclear-News

FUKUSHIMA – An estimated 300,000 cubic meters of waste will be generated as a result of radioactive decontamination work in a suspended section of East Japan Railway Co.’s Joban Line in Fukushima Prefecture, Jiji Press learned Saturday. Decontamination work is … Continue reading

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