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Subject: Fukushima manager dies of cancer... Date: 7/10/2013 12:11 PM
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Courtesy of Bloomberg:

Masao Yoshida, the plant manager who led the fight to bring Japan’s Fukushima atomic station under control during the 2011 nuclear disaster, has died. He was 58.

He died on July 9 at a hospital in Tokyo, according to a statement from Tokyo Electric Power Co (9501)., the operator of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant. The cause was esophageal cancer, the statement said. The illness was unrelated to the radiation exposure after the nuclear accident, according to Tepco, as Tokyo Electric is known...


http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-09/former-fukushima-nu...

RIP, Mr. Yoshida.

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