Pressure mounts on the Japanese government to extend the 20km (12mi) evacuation zone around the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Pressure mounts on the Japanese government to extend the 20km (12mi) evacuation zone around the Fukushima plant after the IAEA finds radiation at a village 40km away exceeds the level at which such an action would be called for. "We have advised (Japan) to carefully assess the situation."