Japan's nuclear crisis ranks 6 out of 7 on INES scale

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 15, 2011 16:37

 
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On a scale of one to seven, Japan's current nuclear crisis in Fukushima is equivalent to a number six on the INES's scale of nuclear accidents the French Nuclear Safety Authority said. In comparison, the 1986 Chernobyl disaster was a seven.

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