Workers try to remove radioactive fuel rods from the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Photo: AP
Workers try to remove radioactive fuel rods from the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Photo: AP

Japan 'lacks expertise' to decommission Fukushima plant

International assistance will likely be needed to decommission nuclear plant damaged by the 2011 tsunami, but little progress seen so far

Workers try to remove radioactive fuel rods from the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Photo: AP
Workers try to remove radioactive fuel rods from the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Photo: AP
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