30 Aug '13, 1pm

シンガポールのビジネスタイムズ紙。 福島のリスクは緊急性をもって語られなければならない。 福島の事故は国際事故である!

THERE was a huge international outpouring of sympathy and offers of help for Japan at the time of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in March 2011. But, as time has gone by, attitudes have begun to harden against what looks increasingly like a mixture of incompetence and stubborn pride on the part of the Japanese government in dealing with the aftermath of the disaster. The latest manifestations of crisis came last week when Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) said it was planning to upgrade the severity of a radioactive water leakage at the wrecked plant from a low-level "anomaly" to a "serious incident" on an international scale for radiological emissions. What is giving rise to a sense of indignation now - both inside and outside Japan - is the way the Fukushima incident has been handled, or mishandled, since it occurred. It has been a constant exercise in blame-shif...

Full article: http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/premium/editorial-opinion...

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