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Photos from inside Japan's damaged nuclear plant

More than two dozen people have been injured trying to bring the Fukushima Daiichi plant under control since it began leaking radiation after suffering tsunami damage March 11. Here are some photos of the conditions at the plant

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Handout photo from the Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency shows Tokyo Electric Power Co. workers recording the status of instruments in a control room at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 23, 2011. Picture taken March 23, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency via Kyodo/Handout

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Handout photo from the Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency shows Tokyo Electric Power Co. workers recording the status of instruments in a control room at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 23, 2011. Picture taken March 23, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency via Kyodo/Handout

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Handout photo from the Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency shows Tokyo Electric Power Co. workers checking the parameters of instruments in the central control room at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 23, 2011. Picture taken March 23, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency via Kyodo/Handout

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Handout photo from the Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency shows a security gate at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 23, 2011. Picture taken March 23, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency via Kyodo/Handout

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In this photo released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) via Kyodo News, workers in protective suits conduct cooling operation by spraying water at the damaged No. 4 unit of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex in Okuma, northeastern Japan,Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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Handout photo from Tokyo Electric Power Co. shows worker attempting to repair power lines at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 18, 2011. Picture taken March 18, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo/Handout

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Handout photo from Tokyo Electric Power Co. shows workers outside the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 23, 2011. Picture taken March 23, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo/Handout

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Handout photo from Tokyo Electric Power Co. shows worker attempting to repair power lines at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture northeastern Japan March 18, 2011. Picture taken March 18, 2011.

KYODO/REUTERS/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo/Handout

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In this photo released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) via Kyodo News, gray smoke rises from Unit 3 of the tsunami-stricken Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, Monday, March 21, 2011. Official says TEPCO temporarily evacuated its workers from the site.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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In this photo taken Wednesday, March 16, 2011 and released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News Friday, smoke billows from wrecked unit 4 at Japan's crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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In this photo taken Wednesday, March 16, 2011 and released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News Friday, smoke billows from wrecked unit 3 at Japan's crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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This image made available from Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News, shows the damaged No. 4 unit of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex in Okumamachi, northeastern Japan, on Tuesday March 15, 2011. White smoke billows from the No. 3 unit.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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In this photo from a footage of a live camera released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO), black smoke billows from the crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, northeastern Japan,Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co. via Kyodo News

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