SNA - Rising radiation triggers panic and evacuations in Tokyo

SNA - Rising radiation triggers panic and evacuations in Tokyo

Panic swept Tokyo on Tuesday after a rise in radioactive levels around an earthquake-hit nuclear power plant north of the city, causing some residents to leave the capital and others to stock up on food and supplies. Several embassies advised staff and citizens to leave affected areas, tourists cut short vacations and multinational companies either urged staff to leave or said they were considering plans to move outside Tokyo. Full story Related: Radiation levels spike at Japanese nuclear plant - CNN.com Radiation fears after Japan blast - BBC News

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