Japan Nuclear

February 15, 2012 - 10:35 AM
Nuclear Safety Commission chairman Haruki Madarame speaks during an inquiry investigating the meltdowns at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant caused by the March 11 tsunami, at Parliament in Tokyo Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012. Madarame said Japan's regulations were flawed, outdated and below global standards and he apologized for their failure to provide better protection. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)