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Japan's Reconstruction Minister Quits After Offending Quake Victims

World  (tags: Japan, reconstruction, reconstruction minister, newly created post, only a week after, resigned, quit, offensive remarks, Ryu Matsumoto, March 11, Naoto Kan, quake victims )

- 2936 days ago -
Japan's reconstruction minister Ryu Matsumoto resigned Tuesday only a week after he assumed the newly created post, following remarks he made over the weekend that offended manu people affected by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.


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DORIS L (61)
Thursday July 14, 2011, 5:40 am
Gave the job a whole week before putting his foot in his mouth?

Rosemary Rannes (642)
Thursday July 14, 2011, 9:17 pm
Naoko welcome home : )
... ditto to Doris !
Prayers for the people not only to receive all the help/funding etc. for rebuilding but also for physical, mental and emotional healing.

Farah H (154)
Saturday July 16, 2011, 2:18 am
noted, thank you
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