Photo Gallery: Nuclear Meltdown in Fukushima
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Photo Gallery: Nuclear Meltdown in Fukushima

Foto: Str/ dpa

Aftermath of Deadly Quake Japan Battling 'Worst Crisis Since World War II'

Japan was struggling on Sunday to avert a meltdown at two nuclear reactors as the threat of a second explosion at the Fukushima plant mounted. Prime Minister Naoto Kan said the country was suffering its worst crisis since World War II. The death toll could exceed 10,000 in one district alone, police warned.
Photo Gallery: Rescue Effort Goes into High Gear in Japan
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Photo Gallery: Rescue Effort Goes into High Gear in Japan

Foto: AP/ Defense Ministry
cro -- with wire reports and reporting by Thilo Thielke in Tokyo