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Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, vowed Thursday to use his agency's transparent and fact-based review process to enhance public confidence in Japan's planned release of treated water into the sea from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.

Grossi inspected tanks storing treated water and an advanced liquid processing system that removes most radioactive materials from contaminated water except for tritium, during his first visit to the plant, damaged by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, since February 2020.

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