Japan's Nuclear Minister Goshi Hosono speaks during an interview at his office in Tokyo Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. Japan's government Friday allocated $11.5 billion of public money to help a utility decontaminate its tsunami-damaged nuclear power plant and dismantle the reactors. The aid is meant as a preliminary installment to help cash-strapped Tokyo Electric Power Co. cover the massive cost of the work, Hosono told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)

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Japan's Nuclear Minister Goshi Hosono speaks during an interview at his office in Tokyo Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. Japan's government Friday allocated $11.5 billion of public money to help a utility decontaminate its tsunami-damaged nuclear power plant and dismantle the reactors. The aid is meant as a preliminary installment to help cash-strapped Tokyo Electric Power Co. cover the massive cost of the work, Hosono told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
Japan's Nuclear Minister Goshi Hosono speaks during an interview at his office in Tokyo Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. Japan's government Friday allocated $11.5 billion of public money to help a utility decontaminate its tsunami-damaged nuclear power plant and dismantle the reactors. The aid is meant as a preliminary installment to help cash-strapped Tokyo Electric Power Co. cover the massive cost of the work, Hosono told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
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