Palestine has recently applied to become a U.N. member as an independent state. Establishing their independent state is a legitimate claim to realize their right to national self-determination which has long been trampled on.
Japanese Communist Party Tokyo Assembly member Oyama Tomoko on September 28 urged Governor Ishihara Shintaro to use Tokyo’s budget to contain radiation contamination from the Fukushima nuclear accident rather than to bid to host the 2020 Olympics.
Japanese Communist Party Chair Shii Kazuo on September 29 severely criticized the government’s attempt to limit its subsidy for radiation decontamination work as “abandoning its responsibility.”
GREAT EAST JAPAN DISASTER