Japan to start releasing treated Fukushima water into sea in 2 years – CNN

‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘domestic’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘large-media_0’,adsection: ‘const-article-carousel-pagetop’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“width”:220,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-small-169.jpg”,”height”:124},”xsmall”:{“width”:307,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-medium-plus-169.jpg”,”height”:173},”small”:{“width”:460,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-large-169.jpg”,”height”:259},”medium”:{“width”:780,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-exlarge-169.jpg”,”height”:438},”large”:{“width”:1100,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-super-169.jpg”,”height”:619},”full16x9″:{“width”:1600,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-full-169.jpg”,”height”:900},”mini1x1″:{“width”:120,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-small-11.jpg”,”height”:120}}},autoStartVideo = false,isVideoReplayClicked = false,callbackObj,containerEl,currentVideoCollection = [{“title”:”Japan to start releasing treated Fukushima water into sea”,”duration”:”03:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Japan u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/12/asia/japan-fukushima-water-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>plans to release u003c/a>into the sea more than 1 million metric tons of treated radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said, a decision that is likely to anger neighboring countries. u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/blake-essig” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Blake Essigu003c/a> reports. “,”descriptionText”:”Japan u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/12/asia/japan-fukushima-water-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>plans to release u003c/a>into the sea more than 1 million metric tons of treated radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said, a decision that is likely to anger neighboring countries. u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/blake-essig” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Blake Essigu003c/a> reports. “},{“title”:”Unprecedented footage shows front line of Ukrainian conflict with Russia “,”duration”:”05:30″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210412105415-video-thumbnail-ukraine-zelensky-chance-pkg-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”As tensions with Russia continue to rise in eastern Europe, CNN gains unprecedented access to the Ukrainian president on the front line in Donbas, eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military officials tell CNN they estimate more than 50,000 Russian troops are massing near the border. CNN’s Matthew Chance reports.”,”descriptionText”:”As tensions with Russia continue to rise in eastern Europe, CNN gains unprecedented access to the Ukrainian president on the front line in Donbas, eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military officials tell CNN they estimate more than 50,000 Russian troops are massing near the border. CNN’s Matthew Chance reports.”},{“title”:”Iran accuses Israel of sabotaging nuclear site, vows revenge”,”duration”:”04:09″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190919062615-javad-zarif-file-0902-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Israel’s army chief has appeared to hint at possible Israeli involvement in an incident at the Natanz nuclear site in Iran, which was described as “terrorist action” by the head of Iran’s atomic energy agency. Iranian officials on April 11 confirmed an “incident” at Natanz, an underground facility where uranium enrichment takes place.”,”descriptionText”:”Israel’s army chief has appeared to hint at possible Israeli involvement in an incident at the Natanz nuclear site in Iran, which was described as “terrorist action” by the head of Iran’s atomic energy agency. Iranian officials on April 11 confirmed an “incident” at Natanz, an underground facility where uranium enrichment takes place.”},{“title”:”See the looming clouds of ash over La Soufrière volcano”,”duration”:”01:08″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210409154444-03-st-vincent-volcano-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”A volcano in St. Vincent has erupted and sent miles of ash into the sky, causing thousands of people to evacuate. “,”descriptionText”:”A volcano in St. Vincent has erupted and sent miles of ash into the sky, causing thousands of people to evacuate. “},{“title”:”Remote tribe worships Prince Philip as god, mourns his death”,”duration”:”02:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210412153141-screengrab-vanuatu-villagers-mourn-philip-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”For the past 50 years, villagers on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu have worshipped Prince Philip as a god. The late Duke of Edinburgh maintained a respectful relationship with them over several decades. CNN’s Will Ripley reports. “,”descriptionText”:”For the past 50 years, villagers on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu have worshipped Prince Philip as a god. The late Duke of Edinburgh maintained a respectful relationship with them over several decades. CNN’s Will Ripley reports. “},{“title”:”Prince Charles speaks following Prince Philip’s death “,”duration”:”01:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410132721-price-charles-on-fathers-death-vpx-itn-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”The Prince of Wales thanked the world for the outpouring of sympathy and support the British Royal Family has received after after the death of his father Prince Philip.”,”descriptionText”:”The Prince of Wales thanked the world for the outpouring of sympathy and support the British Royal Family has received after after the death of his father Prince Philip.”},{“title”:”Prince Philip tributes pour in from around the world”,”duration”:”02:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410073226-01-prince-philip-tribute-0410-london-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Gun salutes took place across the United Kingdom and in Commonwealth countries on Saturday in tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband for more than seven decades, who died on Friday at the age of 99.”,”descriptionText”:”Gun salutes took place across the United Kingdom and in Commonwealth countries on Saturday in tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband for more than seven decades, who died on Friday at the age of 99.”},{“title”:”Powerful Tropical Cyclone Seroja takes aim at Western Australia”,”duration”:”01:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410113729-tropical-cyclone-seroja-satellite-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”A powerful tropical cyclone will slam into Western Australia’s coastline late Sunday local time. CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar explains why this is so unusual.”,”descriptionText”:”A powerful tropical cyclone will slam into Western Australia’s coastline late Sunday local time. CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar explains why this is so unusual.”},{“title”:”Tributes to Prince Philip pour in from around the world”,”duration”:”01:54″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210409100519-04-prince-philip-reax-0409-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”World leaders, politicians and celebrities have sent their condolences after the announcement of Prince Philip’s death.”,”descriptionText”:”World leaders, politicians and celebrities have sent their condolences after the announcement of Prince Philip’s death.”},{“title”:”The life of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh “,”duration”:”01:39″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180720150603-06-prince-philip-lead-image-2017-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Prince Philip, husband to Queen Elizabeth II and patriarch of the British Royal family, has died. “,”descriptionText”:”Prince Philip, husband to Queen Elizabeth II and patriarch of the British Royal family, has died. “},{“title”:”Video shows Myanmar’s ambassador ‘locked out’ of embassy”,”duration”:”01:02″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210408160930-screengrab-myanmar-ambassador-to-uk-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Myanmar’s ambassador to the UK Kyaw Zwar Minn said u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/uk/myanmar-embassy-london-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”>he has been locked out of the country’s London embassyu003c/a> after breaking with the country’s military. “,”descriptionText”:”Myanmar’s ambassador to the UK Kyaw Zwar Minn said u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/uk/myanmar-embassy-london-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”>he has been locked out of the country’s London embassyu003c/a> after breaking with the country’s military. “},{“title”:”Jordan’s King breaks silence about family fallout”,”duration”:”02:39″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210405151008-01-jordan-king-abdullah-ii-and-hamzah-bin-al-hussein-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Jordan’s King has broken his silenceu003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/middleeast/jordan-king-royal-drama-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”> about a royal family fallout that rattled the country, calling the u003c/a>episode the “most painful” of his 22-year reign. CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports. “,”descriptionText”:”Jordan’s King has broken his silenceu003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/middleeast/jordan-king-royal-drama-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”> about a royal family fallout that rattled the country, calling the u003c/a>episode the “most painful” of his 22-year reign. CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports. “},{“title”:”Inside Iraq’s crippling crystal meth crisis”,”duration”:”06:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210326153642-video-thumbnail-iraq-drugs-1-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Iraqi authorities have been struggling to control the flow of highly potent drugs like methamphetamine from neighboring countries, especially Iran, and drug use in the country is on the rise among youths. CNN’s Arwa Damon interviewed Iraqis at the center of the drug addiction crisis. CNN agreed to protect their identities, given the stigma that remains.”,”descriptionText”:”Iraqi authorities have been struggling to control the flow of highly potent drugs like methamphetamine from neighboring countries, especially Iran, and drug use in the country is on the rise among youths. CNN’s Arwa Damon interviewed Iraqis at the center of the drug addiction crisis. CNN agreed to protect their identities, given the stigma that remains.”},{“title”:”Myanmar special envoy: It is time for the world to stop another genocide”,”duration”:”05:27″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210407141235-dr-sasa-ctw-video-thumbnail-large-169.jpeg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Myanmar’s special envoy to the UN, Dr. Sasa, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/becky-anderson-profile” target=”_blank”>Becky Andersonu003c/a> and urges the international community to respond to u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/06/asia/myanmar-civil-war-ethnic-rebels-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>growing violence in Myanmaru003c/a> following a military coup.”,”descriptionText”:”Myanmar’s special envoy to the UN, Dr. Sasa, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/becky-anderson-profile” target=”_blank”>Becky Andersonu003c/a> and urges the international community to respond to u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/06/asia/myanmar-civil-war-ethnic-rebels-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>growing violence in Myanmaru003c/a> following a military coup.”},{“title”:”Videos show Putin critic inside prison”,”duration”:”02:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210406182159-navalny-tea-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/matthew-chance” target=”_blank”>Matthew Chanceu003c/a> reports that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny continues his hunger strike in prison despite his declining health. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/matthew-chance” target=”_blank”>Matthew Chanceu003c/a> reports that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny continues his hunger strike in prison despite his declining health. “},{“title”:”Video shows dramatic crew rescue after ship lost power during storm”,”duration”:”00:34″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210407103337-01-norwegian-coastal-administration-cargo-ship-rescue-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”The crew of a Dutch cargo ship was rescued from their vessel when it lost power in the middle of a storm in the North Sea, putting it in danger of capsizing. Rescue operators plan to tow the empty ship to safety to avoid the hundreds of tons of oil and diesel from spilling into the water.”,”descriptionText”:”The crew of a Dutch cargo ship was rescued from their vessel when it lost power in the middle of a storm in the North Sea, putting it in danger of capsizing. Rescue operators plan to tow the empty ship to safety to avoid the hundreds of tons of oil and diesel from spilling into the water.”}],currentVideoCollectionId = ”,isLivePlayer = false,mediaMetadataCallbacks,mobilePinnedView = null,moveToNextTimeout,mutePlayerEnabled = false,nextVideoId = ”,nextVideoUrl = ”,turnOnFlashMessaging = false,videoPinner,videoEndSlateImpl;if (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === false) {autoStartVideo = true;autoStartVideo = typeof CNN.isLoggedInVideoCheck === ‘function’ ? CNN.isLoggedInVideoCheck(autoStartVideo) : autoStartVideo;if (autoStartVideo === true) {if (turnOnFlashMessaging === true) {autoStartVideo = false;containerEl = jQuery(document.getElementById(configObj.markupId));CNN.VideoPlayer.showFlashSlate(containerEl);} else {CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = true;}}}configObj.autostart = CNN.Features.enableAutoplayBlock ? false : autoStartVideo;CNN.VideoPlayer.setPlayerProperties(configObj.markupId, autoStartVideo, isLivePlayer, isVideoReplayClicked, mutePlayerEnabled);CNN.VideoPlayer.setFirstVideoInCollection(currentVideoCollection, configObj.markupId);var videoHandler = {},isFeaturedVideoCollectionHandlerAvailable = (CNN !== undefined &&CNN.VIDEOCLIENT !== undefined &&CNN.VIDEOCLIENT.FeaturedVideoCollectionHandler !== undefined);if (!isFeaturedVideoCollectionHandlerAvailable) {CNN.INJECTOR.executeFeature(‘videx’).done(function () {jQuery.ajax({dataType: ‘script’,cache: true,url: ‘//www.i.cdn.cnn.com/.a/2.258.3/js/featured-video-collection-player.min.js’}).done(function () {initializeVideoAndCollection();}).fail(function () {throw ‘Unable to fetch /js/featured-video-collection-player.min.js’;});}).fail(function () {throw ‘Unable to fetch the videx bundle’;});}function initializeVideoAndCollection() {videoHandler = new CNN.VIDEOCLIENT.FeaturedVideoCollectionHandler(configObj.markupId,”cn-featured-ggu2v3″,’js-video_description-featured-ggu2v3′,[{“title”:”Japan to start releasing treated Fukushima water into sea”,”duration”:”03:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210413132022-screengrab-japan-fukushima-daiichi-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/13/japan-fukushima-water-release-essig-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Japan u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/12/asia/japan-fukushima-water-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>plans to release u003c/a>into the sea more than 1 million metric tons of treated radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said, a decision that is likely to anger neighboring countries. u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/blake-essig” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Blake Essigu003c/a> reports. “,”descriptionText”:”Japan u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/12/asia/japan-fukushima-water-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>plans to release u003c/a>into the sea more than 1 million metric tons of treated radioactive water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said, a decision that is likely to anger neighboring countries. u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/blake-essig” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Blake Essigu003c/a> reports. “},{“title”:”Unprecedented footage shows front line of Ukrainian conflict with Russia “,”duration”:”05:30″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210412105415-video-thumbnail-ukraine-zelensky-chance-pkg-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/zelensky-ukraine-matthew-chance-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”As tensions with Russia continue to rise in eastern Europe, CNN gains unprecedented access to the Ukrainian president on the front line in Donbas, eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military officials tell CNN they estimate more than 50,000 Russian troops are massing near the border. CNN’s Matthew Chance reports.”,”descriptionText”:”As tensions with Russia continue to rise in eastern Europe, CNN gains unprecedented access to the Ukrainian president on the front line in Donbas, eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military officials tell CNN they estimate more than 50,000 Russian troops are massing near the border. CNN’s Matthew Chance reports.”},{“title”:”Iran accuses Israel of sabotaging nuclear site, vows revenge”,”duration”:”04:09″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190919062615-javad-zarif-file-0902-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/iran-nuclear-incident-natanz-israel-pleitgen-gold-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Israel’s army chief has appeared to hint at possible Israeli involvement in an incident at the Natanz nuclear site in Iran, which was described as “terrorist action” by the head of Iran’s atomic energy agency. Iranian officials on April 11 confirmed an “incident” at Natanz, an underground facility where uranium enrichment takes place.”,”descriptionText”:”Israel’s army chief has appeared to hint at possible Israeli involvement in an incident at the Natanz nuclear site in Iran, which was described as “terrorist action” by the head of Iran’s atomic energy agency. Iranian officials on April 11 confirmed an “incident” at Natanz, an underground facility where uranium enrichment takes place.”},{“title”:”See the looming clouds of ash over La Soufrière volcano”,”duration”:”01:08″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210409154444-03-st-vincent-volcano-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/la-soufriere-st-vincent-volcano-eruption-mh-orig.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”A volcano in St. Vincent has erupted and sent miles of ash into the sky, causing thousands of people to evacuate. “,”descriptionText”:”A volcano in St. Vincent has erupted and sent miles of ash into the sky, causing thousands of people to evacuate. “},{“title”:”Remote tribe worships Prince Philip as god, mourns his death”,”duration”:”02:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210412153141-screengrab-vanuatu-villagers-mourn-philip-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/12/prince-philip-vanuatu-special-bond-ripley-pkg-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”For the past 50 years, villagers on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu have worshipped Prince Philip as a god. The late Duke of Edinburgh maintained a respectful relationship with them over several decades. CNN’s Will Ripley reports. “,”descriptionText”:”For the past 50 years, villagers on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu have worshipped Prince Philip as a god. The late Duke of Edinburgh maintained a respectful relationship with them over several decades. CNN’s Will Ripley reports. “},{“title”:”Prince Charles speaks following Prince Philip’s death “,”duration”:”01:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410132721-price-charles-on-fathers-death-vpx-itn-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/10/prince-charles-on-the-death-of-prince-philip-foster-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”The Prince of Wales thanked the world for the outpouring of sympathy and support the British Royal Family has received after after the death of his father Prince Philip.”,”descriptionText”:”The Prince of Wales thanked the world for the outpouring of sympathy and support the British Royal Family has received after after the death of his father Prince Philip.”},{“title”:”Prince Philip tributes pour in from around the world”,”duration”:”02:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410073226-01-prince-philip-tribute-0410-london-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/10/prince-philip-uk-gun-salute-tributes-stewart-update-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Gun salutes took place across the United Kingdom and in Commonwealth countries on Saturday in tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband for more than seven decades, who died on Friday at the age of 99.”,”descriptionText”:”Gun salutes took place across the United Kingdom and in Commonwealth countries on Saturday in tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband for more than seven decades, who died on Friday at the age of 99.”},{“title”:”Powerful Tropical Cyclone Seroja takes aim at Western Australia”,”duration”:”01:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210410113729-tropical-cyclone-seroja-satellite-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/weather/2021/04/10/weather-forecast-australia-cyclone-seroja-wind-rainfall.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”A powerful tropical cyclone will slam into Western Australia’s coastline late Sunday local time. CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar explains why this is so unusual.”,”descriptionText”:”A powerful tropical cyclone will slam into Western Australia’s coastline late Sunday local time. CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar explains why this is so unusual.”},{“title”:”Tributes to Prince Philip pour in from around the world”,”duration”:”01:54″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210409100519-04-prince-philip-reax-0409-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”World leaders, politicians and celebrities have sent their condolences after the announcement of Prince Philip’s death.”,”descriptionText”:”World leaders, politicians and celebrities have sent their condolences after the announcement of Prince Philip’s death.”},{“title”:”The life of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh “,”duration”:”01:39″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180720150603-06-prince-philip-lead-image-2017-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/09/prince-philip-duke-edinburgh-obituary-lon-orig.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Prince Philip, husband to Queen Elizabeth II and patriarch of the British Royal family, has died. “,”descriptionText”:”Prince Philip, husband to Queen Elizabeth II and patriarch of the British Royal family, has died. “},{“title”:”Video shows Myanmar’s ambassador ‘locked out’ of embassy”,”duration”:”01:02″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210408160930-screengrab-myanmar-ambassador-to-uk-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/08/myanmar-ambassador-locked-out-uk-nr-intl-hnk-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Myanmar’s ambassador to the UK Kyaw Zwar Minn said u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/uk/myanmar-embassy-london-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”>he has been locked out of the country’s London embassyu003c/a> after breaking with the country’s military. “,”descriptionText”:”Myanmar’s ambassador to the UK Kyaw Zwar Minn said u003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/uk/myanmar-embassy-london-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”>he has been locked out of the country’s London embassyu003c/a> after breaking with the country’s military. “},{“title”:”Jordan’s King breaks silence about family fallout”,”duration”:”02:39″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210405151008-01-jordan-king-abdullah-ii-and-hamzah-bin-al-hussein-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/08/jordan-king-breaks-silence-jomana-karadsheh-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Jordan’s King has broken his silenceu003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/middleeast/jordan-king-royal-drama-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”> about a royal family fallout that rattled the country, calling the u003c/a>episode the “most painful” of his 22-year reign. CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports. “,”descriptionText”:”Jordan’s King has broken his silenceu003ca href=”https://edition.cnn.com/2021/04/07/middleeast/jordan-king-royal-drama-intl/index.html” target=”_blank”> about a royal family fallout that rattled the country, calling the u003c/a>episode the “most painful” of his 22-year reign. CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports. “},{“title”:”Inside Iraq’s crippling crystal meth crisis”,”duration”:”06:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210326153642-video-thumbnail-iraq-drugs-1-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/03/26/iraq-crystal-meth-arwa-damon-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Iraqi authorities have been struggling to control the flow of highly potent drugs like methamphetamine from neighboring countries, especially Iran, and drug use in the country is on the rise among youths. CNN’s Arwa Damon interviewed Iraqis at the center of the drug addiction crisis. CNN agreed to protect their identities, given the stigma that remains.”,”descriptionText”:”Iraqi authorities have been struggling to control the flow of highly potent drugs like methamphetamine from neighboring countries, especially Iran, and drug use in the country is on the rise among youths. CNN’s Arwa Damon interviewed Iraqis at the center of the drug addiction crisis. CNN agreed to protect their identities, given the stigma that remains.”},{“title”:”Myanmar special envoy: It is time for the world to stop another genocide”,”duration”:”05:27″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210407141235-dr-sasa-ctw-video-thumbnail-large-169.jpeg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/dr-sasa-myanmar-international-community-intv-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Myanmar’s special envoy to the UN, Dr. Sasa, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/becky-anderson-profile” target=”_blank”>Becky Andersonu003c/a> and urges the international community to respond to u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/06/asia/myanmar-civil-war-ethnic-rebels-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>growing violence in Myanmaru003c/a> following a military coup.”,”descriptionText”:”Myanmar’s special envoy to the UN, Dr. Sasa, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/becky-anderson-profile” target=”_blank”>Becky Andersonu003c/a> and urges the international community to respond to u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/06/asia/myanmar-civil-war-ethnic-rebels-intl-hnk/index.html” target=”_blank”>growing violence in Myanmaru003c/a> following a military coup.”},{“title”:”Videos show Putin critic inside prison”,”duration”:”02:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210406182159-navalny-tea-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/navalny-hunger-strike-prison-lkl-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/matthew-chance” target=”_blank”>Matthew Chanceu003c/a> reports that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny continues his hunger strike in prison despite his declining health. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/matthew-chance” target=”_blank”>Matthew Chanceu003c/a> reports that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny continues his hunger strike in prison despite his declining health. “},{“title”:”Video shows dramatic crew rescue after ship lost power during storm”,”duration”:”00:34″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210407103337-01-norwegian-coastal-administration-cargo-ship-rescue-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2021/04/07/dutch-cargo-ship-rescue-ctw-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”The crew of a Dutch cargo ship was rescued from their vessel when it lost power in the middle of a storm in the North Sea, putting it in danger of capsizing. Rescue operators plan to tow the empty ship to safety to avoid the hundreds of tons of oil and diesel from spilling into the water.”,”descriptionText”:”The crew of a Dutch cargo ship was rescued from their vessel when it lost power in the middle of a storm in the North Sea, putting it in danger of capsizing. Rescue operators plan to tow the empty ship to safety to avoid the hundreds of tons of oil and diesel from spilling into the water.”}],’js-video_headline-featured-ggu2v3′,”,”js-video_source-featured-ggu2v3″,true,true,’around-the-world’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length