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US authorities urge Americans to withhold travel plans to Japan. The extremely high radiation from Japan’s Nuclear plant, Fukushima covers a 50 mile radius with the possibility of lower levels of radiation covering farther distances.
Rolling power outages are still happening within the Tokyo Metropolitan area, as well as areas in northeast Japan affected by the earthquake and tsunami. The US Department of State reminds citizens that there is a high chance of large aftershocks following for weeks after the massive earthquake. With strong aftershocks likely to follow, comes the risk of more tsunamis.
In a Reuters report, France, US, and South Korea have all urged…