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The death toll from the 11 March earthquake/tsunami and aftershocks has exceeded 15,000.
The Government announced a roadmap for the next three months recovery phase aiming to close the most of evacuation centres by the end of August.
The Government and TEPCO are likely to review its roadmap that seeks to put the reactors under control within six to nine months due to the larger-than-expected damages inflicted by the disaster.
Evacuation of residents in a planned evacuation zone outside the 20 km evacuation zone has started on 15 May.