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“Cesium Leak Equal to 168 '45 A-Bombs.”[i]
As of September 2011, the situation at Fukushima continues to worsen. Dr. Chris Busby reported on the Russian television network RT on August 17 that air filters from Tokyo are showing levels of Cesium-137 that are 1000 times higher than the levels of that radionuclide found in the air at the peak of atmospheric atomic weapons testing in 1963.[ii]
Busby also stated that plant emissions were reported to the Japanese Prime Minister by Tepco to be 10 to the 13 becquerels per hour.[iii]
gigabecquerel or GBq 109 Bq), [iv]
[i] “Cesium Leak Equal to 168 '45 A-Bombs: NISA Compares Contamination to Hiroshima Blast,” Japan Times (2011, August 27): http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/nn20110827x3.html.
[ii] Dr. Christopher Busby interviewed by Russia Today (RT) and uploaded to youtube “Christopher Busby: Chernobyl-like radiation found in Tokyo,” [RussiaToday] Youtube (uploaded 2011, August 17): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNzDg4O9dkw.