In the accident at the Fukushima tsunami is not guilty, and the traditional Japanese razdolbaystvo

The accident at the Japanese nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" was the result of operator error, the station, not the earthquake and tsunami, according to a published report of a special committee of Japan's parliament. According to the Commission, the responsibility lies with the operator of nuclear power plants Sompany Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) and public services for the control of atomic energy.

"The accident at the" Fukushima-1 "was not natural and man-made disaster. Nuclear power plant was not ready either to the impact of a strong earthquake or tsunami, "- said the commission.

Also, the report contains allegations against

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Some shots Reuters 2011

The boat floats through a flooded farm near Bogota, Colombia.

House, protected from over the banks of the Mississippi River near the town of Yazoo City.

Storm over the capital of Nepal.

Japanese city of Kesennuma after the earthquake and tsunami.

Local people on the road to La Paz, which was destroyed by a landslide.

Flooding in Sri Lanka destroyed a dam near the town of Anuradhapura.

Volcanic eruption Simmoe in Japan.

Port-au-Prince, a year after the devastating earthquake.

Car on a flooded intersection after

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More than 15,000 people were killed in the earthquake and tsunami in Japan

The death toll from the earthquake and tsunami that occurred in Japan on March 11, more than 15 thousand people, according to Japanese broadcaster NHK, with reference to the police headquarters in Japan.

According to official data, the natural disaster in the country killed 15 000 57. Previously reported 14 thousand 949 dead. Most victims were residents of disaster prefectures of Miyagi, Iwate and Fukushima. So, just in Miyagi prefecture killed nearly 9000 people. Until now, the fate remains unknown 9000 121 people.

The earthquake and tsunami completely destroyed more than 90,000 houses and damaged more than 258,000 homes.

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In Japan, the fear of a new earthquake

New aftershocks rocked Japan almost every day after the devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11.

On the damaged nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" make every effort to bring the situation under control. Experts believe that the cooling of reactors will take several months, but fear that a repeat disaster can be catastrophic: "If there is again an earthquake of the same strength, it will fatal damage, especially if it is accompanied by a tsunami. "

Experts point to the need for measures to protect against new attacks tsunami, but while the action associated with the liquidators to pressing problems,

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In Japan, the dog who survived the earthquake and tsunami, returned to owner

In Japan, on Monday was continued touching story of a dog that was removed from the roof, drifting at sea. Her owner a report of an animal rescue on television and immediately contacted the zoological center. And they met after a long separation, because the dog is held on a makeshift raft for three weeks. April 1 saw it from a helicopter coastguardsman — roof of the house, he was sitting on the animal was almost two kilometers from the coast. Used for rescue boat. Extraordinarily lucky dog, she survived the earthquake, tsunami, survived without food or fresh water,

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Japan shakes again

October 10 near the east coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude of 5.5, according to Reuters citing television channel NHK. According to the agency, tremors were felt in Tokyo, Japan.

Information about possible casualties or any damage were reported. The earthquake did not cause harm and the nuclear reactor at the plant "Fukushima-1", affected by the earthquake and tsunami in March 2011.

In the spring of 2011 in northern Japan was devastating magnitude 9 earthquake, followed by a tsunami 10 meters high. As a result, dead or missing, more than 22 thousand people.

The earthquake and tsunami caused the accident

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