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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 08, 2013
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(Studio: David Muir) The announcement that the 2020 Summer Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo, Japan, reported; photos shown.

(Los Angeles: Aditi Roy) The reaction in Japan to the winning Olympic Games bid despite problems with radiation at the Fukushima nuclear power plant featured; details given about the government plan to build an underground wall of ice to contain the leak of radioactive water. [Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ABE†- comments on the situation.] [Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst. scientist Ken BUESSLER†- talks about the radiation leaks.]

Muir, David;
Roy, Aditi

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