On May 16, LIA submitted written demands, along with the concerns of civilians and animal welfare groups, to the Minister of the Environment regarding treatment of the animals in the area around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
The Executive Director in LIA submitted written demands regarding the treatment of animals in 20km ‘no-go zone’ in Fukushima Prefecture, the concerns of civilians as collected by us on SNS communities and lists of foreign animal welfare groups which approved of our written demands to the office of Ryu Matsumoto, Minister of Environment, at Daini-members’ office building for the members of the House of Representatives (Naganacho, Tokyo, Japan) on May 16, 2011.
Mr. Matsumoto was in the meeting for diet deliberations at the time but we met the policy secretary Minami Satoh and submitted these documents as a confidential letter to Mr. Matsumoto. A Yomiuri newspapers reporter accompanied us.
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We presented the Minister of the Environment with the following voice:
We presented the Minister of the Environment with the following requests:
We presented the Minister of the Environment with the following Animal welfare groups list: