On-the-spot France

Fukushima - one year on

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A year ago this week, the world watched as Japan struggled to contain the nuclear disaster that was unfolding in Fukushima in Japan. The developments were closely watched here in France. The anniversary of the disaster is not only a chance to remember the victims, but also to consider France’s own use of nuclear power.