Containing nuclear disaster

Aleksandr Lokshin – Deputy Director General, Rosatom

The possibility of a nuclear reactor meltdown at a Japanese power station is sending shivers around the world. But it’s the neighboring countries which are especially worried. In Russia’s Far East, meteorologists are keeping an eye on the radiation level, and say the situation has remained safe so far. Should we fear any global consequences? Here’s the deputy director of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation, Rosatom, and the head of the company’s Situation Center on Japan’s Nuclear Accident, Aleksandr Lokshin.