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Radiation Readings in Fukushima Reactor Rise to Highest Since Crisis Began

Radiation Readings in Fukushima Reactor Rise to Highest Since Crisis Began

Two robots sent into the reactor No. 1 building at the plant yesterday took readings as high as 1,120 millisierverts of radiation per hour, Junichi Matsumoto, a general manager at Tokyo Electric Power Co., said today. That’s more than four times the annual dose permitted to nuclear workers at the stricken plant.