Emperor's evacuation to Kyoto weighed after Fukushima nuclear disaster

National Jan 2, 2021

Emperor's evacuation to Kyoto weighed after Fukushima nuclear disaster

The government led by the now-defunct Democratic Party of Japan unofficially proposed that then-Emperor Akihito evacuate to Kyoto or somewhere further west immediately after the eruption of the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear crisis, a former administration official has said. However, the Imperial Household Agency flatly ...