25 Sep '11, 9pm

Anti-nuclear demonstrators demand plant in Tokyo

Anti-nuclear demonstrators demand plant in Tokyo

TOKYO: Dozens of demonstrators rallied in Tokyo on Sunday, challenging Japanese authorities to build an atomic power plant in the capital to demonstrate their sincerity about nuclear safety. About 50 anti-nuclear power demonstrators shouted: "Let's build a nuclear power plant in Tokyo!" "If they are not lying about nuclear safety, they might as well bring a nuclear power plant to Tokyo, right?" said organiser Angelo De Rosa, a 45-year-old Italian language teacher based in Tokyo. "In this rally, I also want to question if the government has provided people correct information on nuclear safety." The rally came a week after tens of thousands held one of the biggest anti-nuclear demonstrations in Tokyo, calling for an end to nuclear energy after the March 11 disaster sparked the worst atomic crisis since Chernobyl. Demonstrators at Sunday's rally carried banners showing remar...

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ohsofickle.blogspot.com 01 Oct '11, 1pm

Hello from Tokyo! Today we walked around our area at Shinjuku and took a train to Shibuya! In Tokyo, it's best you travel ...

Tokyo 2

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 02 Oct '11, 1pm

Like Shibuya, there's also a 5 storey Forever21 at Harajuku. Where i went CRAZY at. I don't usually go this crazy shopping...

Tokyo 3

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 06 Oct '11, 12pm

I was SO happy there. For once, i managed to forget all about my problems and stopped worrying about random stuff. Yes, i'...

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