Feb 20, 2015

Okinawa protesters get written orders to remove tents

The central government gave written orders Thursday to protesters of the planned relocation of a U.S. military base in Okinawa to remove their tents from a sidewalk.Until now, the government had given only oral instructions to protesters in front of the U.S. Marine Corps ...

METI wants tent city to move on

/ Mar 16, 2013

METI wants tent city to move on

The government will soon file a suit seeking removal of tents set up on the premises of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry by activists opposed to nuclear power, METI Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said Friday.Motegi said a settlement through civil court proceedings was ...