Radiation Leak in Japan
23 Aug 2013
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is advising against all travel to the exclusion zones around the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear facility identified by the Japanese authorities.
This follows the report of a new leak of around 300 tons of radioactive water discovered at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear facility, causing Japanese regulators to issue an INES Level 3 rating.
Advice for Travellers
Travellers intending to visit Japan should visit the FCO website for the latest information and advice on safety and security.