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A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency submitted a final report to the Japanese government Tuesday, urging Tokyo to secure sites for the radioactive waste from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear crisis.

In the report, the team, which visited Japan last month to assist the government in planning decontamination efforts, also noted there is a possibility that most of the radioactive waste in urban areas does not have to be placed in temporary storage because of extremely low radiation levels.

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