Danger level raised at Fukushima nuclear plant

International concern is growing over the leak of highly radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. The danger level has been raised from one to three, the highest level since the tsunami caused a meltdown, two years ago.

Read: Radioactive water leak prompts fresh Fukushima fears

The leak is the latest in a series of growing safety concerns at the plant, as ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies reports.

Read: Nuclear watchdog criticises Fukushima plant safety

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Fukushima levels spike '18-fold'

Radiation at a storage tank holding highly contaminated water at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has spiked 18-fold, the plant's operator has said. The levels are enough to kill an exposed person in four hours.