Inose slams Fukushima coverage

Sep 7, 2013

Inose slams Fukushima coverage

Tokyo Gov. Naoki Inose, at his final news conference before the selection of the host city for the 2020 Summer Olympics, blasted media coverage of the Fukushima nuclear crisis and said people should not believe scare stories. He also stressed that the central government ...

Jun 22, 2013

Abe plans to attend IOC meeting in Buenos Aires in September

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to attend the International Olympic Committee’s general meeting in Buenos Aires in September and call on IOC members to support Tokyo’s bid to host the 2020 Summer Games, a government source said Friday. The five-day IOC meeting will run ...