10 Sep '11, 3pm

Japan's Trade Minister has resigned after he reportedly told a reporter "I'll give you radiation"

TOKYO - Japanese Trade Minister Yoshio Hachiro resigned today after barely a week in office, Jiji news agency said, after reports of a gaffe over radiation at the tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant sparked calls for him to step down. Japanese media had reported that Hachiro attempted to rub up against a reporter and said, "I'll give you radiation," after visiting the Fukushima plant on Thursday. REUTERS

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