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Greenpeace Keeps Pressure on Japan to Stay Nuclear Free

Monday, September 15, 2014

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) On September 15, Japan celebrated a "unique and inspiring anniversary, a full year nuclear free, a year without the constant risks and threats of nuclear power," said Hisayo Takada, Climate and Energy Campaigner with Greenpeace Japan.

A year earlier, the last operating reactor in the country -- Kansai Electric’s Ohi #4 reactor in Fukui Prefecture -- was taken offline. This made Japan, with the third largest number of nuclear reactors in the world, free of electri...

Japan Welcomes New Iraqi Government and Pledges Support to Fight ‘Islamic State’

Monday, September 15, 2014

Tokyo- PanOrient News

The Japanese government welcomed the formation of the "inclusive new government in Iraq led by Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi" and said it expects him to lead initiatives aimed at national reconciliation and national unity in Iraq.

A statement by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said the government of Japan intends to exchange views with the new Iraqi government regarding cooperation aimed at further enhancing bilateral relations and dealing with the various chall...

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