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Abe: 'Massive' task at Fukushima

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The clean-up at Fukushima after its tsunami-sparked nuclear meltdowns is unlike anything humanity has ever undertaken, Japan's prime minister said on Saturday during a tour of the plant. 

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe greets a worker during a tour of the Fukushima nuclear plant on Saturday. (AFP Photo)

"The massive work toward decommissioning is an unprecedented challenge in human history," the newly-elected Shinzo Abe said. "Success in the decommissioning will lead to the reconstruction of Fukushima and Japan."

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