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Japan Update: April, the New Beginning

April 6, 2011

April is the begenning of the new year for students and business men and women. New School year is just starting this week. New business men and women, fresh out of colleges and high schools, are starting their career in April as well. However many children could not go back to schools they loved. Many […]

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SOS from Fukushima town 南相馬市長の叫び

March 31, 2011

This is a SOS message from the mayor of Minami-Soma city near Fukushima Daiichi. I have been hearing him talk to media over the phone on TV (NHK)since 3.11. It has been just phone interviews because people in Minami-Soma city have been confined in homes in fear of nuclear radiation (government order) and media would […]

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ルース駐日大使被災地訪問 Ambassador Roos’ visit

March 23, 2011

US Ambassador Roos vsited temporary shelters in Ishinomaki, Miyagi. He gave encouragement to evacuees and promised US support. ルース駐日大使が被害のひどかった石巻の避難所を訪問。 被災者のみなさんと手をとり抱き合いこれからもアメリカが援助してくれると力強く語ってくれました。 ルース大使はTwitterでもアメリカのがんばりをたくさん伝えてくれています。 Thank you! http://japan.usembassy.gov/e/p/tp-20110323-72.html Ambassador Roos’ Twitter @ambassadorroos

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