• Kyodo


Yukiya Amano, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said Saturday that human error was among the factors that exacerbated the nuclear crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant.

“There were a series of human errors” that led to the deepening of the disaster triggered by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, Amano, the IAEA’s director general, said in an interview.

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