Title: Thousands protest against nuclear power in central Tokyo
Date: Nov 12, 2012
Is now this:
Thousands of people staged a demonstration near the Diet Building on the rainy evening of Nov. 11 to call for an end to nuclear power.
According to figures released by demonstration organizer Metropolitan Coalition Against Nukes, roughly 100,000 people took part in the protest. Police put the figure at about 7,000.
[...] At one point, there were so many protesters packed into one place they disrupted use of the local crosswalks. [...]
A demonstration scheduled for the capital’s Hibiya Park the same day was cancelled after the Tokyo Metropolitan Government refused to issue a permit.
Published: November 12th, 2012 at 11:58 pm ET
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