TOKYO – Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) said a magnitude 7.1 earthquake that struck northeast Japan on Monday briefly stopped the offsite power used to pump water to cool the crippled No. 1, 2 and 3 reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex.
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The utility later said pumping had resumed. (Reporting by Yoko Kubota; Editing by Edmund Klamann)