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Nuclear crisis: Inside Fukushima's exclusion zone

16 March 2011 Last updated at 19:22 GMT

As engineers race to avert a nuclear catastrophe at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, the government has declared a 20km (12-mile) evacuation zone around it.

The BBC has obtained footage from a local Japanese television crew who wanted to tell the story of those trapped inside the exclusion zone.

Chris Hogg reports.