The signatures for the petition to demand the accountability for those responsible for the nuclear disaster in Fukushima collected worldwide were submitted to the Fukushima District Prosecutor’s Office on November 15, 2012. On this day, over 13,000 people from various regions of Japan filed the second class action criminal complaint with the Prosecutor’s Office. The petition is in support of their action and aims at exerting pressure for a thorough investigation that will lead to the prosecution of those charged. Ms. Muto, head of the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Plaintiff group, reported to the meeting held afterwards that the petition was started only 10 days ago, and already 190 signatories from all over the world share the same feelings and conviction.
Keiko Kokubun World Network for Saving Children from Radiation