Japan re-starts nuclear reactor triggering nationwide protests

July 2012
East-Asia-Intel Reports;7/4/2012, p3
The article reports that a utility company has received approval from the Japanese government to activate a nuclear reactor at the Ohi nuclear power plant in Japan. The Ohi Number 3 reactor has been switched on. Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda, who gave permission to re-activate the reactor, is being criticized for sacrificing public safety for economic expediency.


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