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International Atomic Energy Agency: Role in Japan’s Nuclear Crisis and in Revising International Standards on Nuclear Safety

(Mar. 22, 2011) On March 14, 2011, Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), announced the launch of a daily technical briefing by the IAEA on nuclear safety in Japan in the aftermath of the cataclysmic March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Amano noted that “[t]he entire island of Honshu has been […]