Japan Tsunami

Japanese PM Says Huge Damage Caused by Great Quake

Tokyo (Xinhua): Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan vowed Friday that the government will make full efforts to deal with the impact of a powerful earthquake of a magnitude of 8.4 that rocked northeastern Japan.

Video image taken from NHK shows the tsunami caused by the earthquake in Sendai, Japan, March 11, 2011. (Xinhua Photo)

“Our government will make all-out efforts to minimize the damage caused by the earthquake,” Kan said at a news conference after the government set up a task force to deal with the quake, noting that the quake has caused extensive damage.

He urged the public to act calmly and keep themselves abreast of the latest information related to the earthquake, and said so far there is no problem with nuclear power plants.

Loading...
Loading...

Most Popular

Loading...
To Top

Enable BeyondHeadlines to raise the voice of marginalized

 

Donate now to support more ground reports and real journalism.

Donate Now

Subscribe to email alerts from BeyondHeadlines to recieve regular updates

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.