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Cracked pipes in nuclear reactors owned by three power utilities must be repaired or replaced before the reactors are put back into operation, the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency said Wednesday.

The agency, which is supervised by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, issued a report saying that the present method of examining reactors for fractures needs to be improved so the precise depth of the cracks can be gauged.

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