Japan site still leaks radiation, source unclear: IAEA

VIENNA Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:29pm EDT

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VIENNA (Reuters) - Radiation is continuing to be emitted from Japan's disaster-hit nuclear site but it is unclear exactly what the source of it is, a senior U.N. atomic agency official said on Tuesday.

"We continue to see radiation coming from the site ... and the question is where exactly is that coming from?" James Lyons, a senior official of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told a news conference.

(Reporting by Fredrik Dahl and Sylvia Westall)