Update11

Engineers were able to lay an external grid power line cable to Fukushima Unit 2, Japanese authorities told the International Atomic Energy Agency. Engineers plan to reconnect power to Unit 2 once the spraying of water on the Unit 3 reactor building is completed. The cable will allow cooling pumps to be restarted.

IAEA said the spraying of water on the Unit 3 reactor building was temporarily stopped at 11:09 UTC on March 17.

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