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Japan: SOS from a city near Fukushima nuclear plant

The mayor of Minami Soma, a small city next to the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, asked for help through a video [en, ja] posted on Youtube. The mayor launched an appeal to the world saying the people are isolated, there is a lack of supplies and the government is not delivering necessity goods to the citizens who were ordered to evacuate.

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  • That is an amazing video. This is why I read Global voices.

  • NadePaulKuciGravMcKi

    Fukushima Internal Emitters

    An ill wind comes arising
    Across the cities of the plain
    There’s no swimming in the heavy water
    No singing in the acid rain

    Absalom Absalom Absalom

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