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Man Continues To Live Alone in Fukushima No-Entry Zone Despite Criticism
Offbeat  (tags: Fukushima No.1 Nuclear Power Plant, No-entry zone, criticism, evacuation, environment, risks )

Naoko
- 1074 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
"I know people criticize me for being selfish. I'll pay any fines. But is it really a crime to return to your home? We're victims, after all, " says Matsumura.
A Must-Have Item For When Disaster Strikes
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, shelter, personal shaleter, evacuation, natural disaster, Japan, Noah, odd, business )

Naoko
- 1149 days ago - asahi.com
HIRATSUKA, Kanagawa Prefecture - A tiny local factory here is attracting national attention with a spherical-shaped personal evacuation shelter for use in natural disasters.
Tokyo Faced Evacuation Scenario: Kan
Offbeat  (tags: Tokyo, Japan, TEPCO, Naoto Kan, worst-case scenario, evacuation, nuclear crisis, Fukushima )

Naoko
- 1159 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
In the days immediately after the crisis began at the Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, the government received a report saying 30 million residents in the Tokyo metropolitan area would have to be evacuated in a worst-case scenario.
Gran Pat's Home in Danger Please Leave Her A Comment
Offbeat  (tags: Gran Pat, fires, evacuation, neighbors, Bastrop Tx )

BarbCat
- 1174 days ago - care2.com
I decided to do another post for Gran Pat. Her house is NOT on fire as far as I know. But she and her neighbors were forced to evacuate. This link will take you to her page where you can leave her a comment.
Terrifying Moment Before Tsunami Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: March 11, danger, tsunami, terrifying moment, lifeboat, Great East Japan Earthquake, school, evacuation, lucky, Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture )

Naoko
- 1185 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
As the tsunami waters rose around him, one boy desperately stayed afloat clinging to his evacuation helmet. A refrigerator with no door floated past so he climbed inside, and survived by staying in his "lifeboat" until the danger eventually passed.
Mother Caught Between Radiation Threat And Breaking Up Family
Offbeat  (tags: radiation threat, family, breaking up family?, hot spot, evacuation, care )

Naoko
- 1195 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Currently living under the same roof with Sato is her 84-year-old bedridden grandmother, her 21-year-old younger sister - who has cerebral palsy ans is usually in a care facility but at home on weekends - her parents and four pets.
Heights Of Survival
Offbeat  (tags: tsunami, disaster, relocation, devastation, miracle village, ancestors, foresight, nature, fisheries, troubles, Yoshijama Village, Iwate Prefecture, evacuation )

Naoko
- 1258 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
They watched in awe - both at the force of nature being displayed in front of them, and also at the foresight of their ancestors who, more than a century earlier, had relocated their village centre from the valley floor to the safety of the hill where ->>
102-Year-Old Fukushima Man Facing Evacuation Commits Suicide
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, Iitate Village, radiation leak, evacuation, home, troubled, emotional toll, stress, 102-year-old, suicide )

Naoko
- 1317 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
IITATE, Fukushima - A 102-year-old man, apparently deeply troubled at the prospect of being forced to leave his home in this villege close to the crippled Fukushima No.1 Nuclear Power Plant, has committed suicide - a stark indication of the emotional ->>
Evacuees Taking Shelter in Shut Down Factory Banded Together to Survive
Offbeat  (tags: Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, tsunami, shelter, together, help one another, survive, help, disaster, Iwate, evacuation )

Naoko
- 1337 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
OFUNATO, Iwate - At a makeshift evacuation shelter here, people who lost homes and loved ones to the March 11 earthquake and tsunami banded together to survive when outside help was cut. They continue to live together and encourage one another now, trying
Heavy Rain, Mudslides Threaten Homes Across Western Japan
Offbeat  (tags: rain, mudslide, damage, Japan, Kyushu, floods, death, danger, evacuation, transportation )

Naoko
- 1591 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A seasonal rain front brought torrential rain into western Japan beginning in the early hours of July 14, setting records for rainfall around the region. Floods and mudslides have damaged homes and disrupted transportation services, and the Meteorogical
Tiger Scare Forces Evacuation of Boarding School Students
Offbeat  (tags: tiger scare, school children, boarding school, evacuation )

Simone
- 1805 days ago - antara.co.id
All 30 students of a Muslim boarding school at Tanjung Aur village in Kaur district will be evacuated to schools in other villages because tigers from the wild have begun to frequent their school`s immediate surroundings. H Sudarmin, principal of
   

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