Japan ‘covering up’ Fukushima nuclear danger-zone radiation levels and blackmailing evacuees to return to radiated areas swarming with radioactive pigs and monkeys — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

Three reactors went into meltdown after the 2011 Japanese tsunami in the worst accident since Chernobyl, leaving an apocalyptic vision of ghost towns and overgrown wildernesses and scared residents refuse to return JAPAN is lying to the world about nuclear-ravaged Fukushima’s recovery while forcing terrified evacuees to return to their radioactive homes, it is claimed. […]

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Few return to Fukushima schools after evacuation lifted — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

Fourteen public elementary and junior high schools in five municipalities near the Fukushima Daiichi NPP reopened their doors in April for the first time in seven years, but only 135 youngsters showed up. The figure represents just 3 percent of the 4,000 or so children who were enrolled at 21 local schools prior to the […]

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Downplaying: Hokkaido METI bureau requested changes to nuclear energy part of high school lecture — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

Hokkaido METI bureau requested changes to nuclear energy part of high school lecture The image on the left shows a March 2011 hydrogen explosion at the Fukushima No. 1 Nuclear Power Plant originally used in the lecture materials, while the image on the right shows the materials after alterations had been made, adding photos of […]

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Fukushima Accident is Becoming More Severe, Residents Continue to Struggle: Ruiko Muto on 7 Years of the Nuclear Disaster — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

March 16, 2018 Ruiko Muto is a well-known community activist in Fukushima, associated with ‘Fukushima Women Against Nukes’ and several other citizens’ platforms. She has played a pivotal role in the arduous legal battle to ensure compensation and justice for the Fukushima residents. DiaNuke.org: It is 7 years of the ongoing accident in Fukushima […]

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Fukushima rice to be exported to France — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

March 21, 2018 The governor of nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima Prefecture appears likely to soon reach an agreement with a French trading house to export rice to France. Fukushima Governor Masao Uchibori is starting his 4-day visit to France and Britain on Thursday to promote local produce, including rice, beef, and processed fruit. […]

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SEVEN YEARS AFTER: Only trickle of former residents returning home to Fukushima — Fukushima 311 Watchdogs

March 22, 2018 Close to a year after evacuation orders were lifted in four municipalities near the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, only 6.1 percent of evacuees have returned to live in their former communities. According to a survey of displaced residents, the top reasons cited for not returning were the condition […]

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