Title: Mayor of a town in Fukushima Speaks at UN
Date Filmed: October 30, 2012
Date Published: January 4, 2013
Filmed by: Independent Web Journal
Edited by: Fukushima Collective Evacuation Trial Team
Translated by: World Network for Saving Children from Radiation Team
Katsutaka Idogawa, the mayor of Futaba Town at the United Nations Human Rights Council
At 2:35 in
Let me tell you about the explosion of the Unit No 1 […] After a huge explosive sound, a lot of small particles were falling on us from the sky. I was with about 200 people, and we were all speechless. I thought that my life had come to an end [...] the radioactive dust fell on us as I mentioned.
At 9:o0 in
I am not sure if this is radiation induced but I have a cyst in my thyroid. If I cannot live for another 5 years, I can probably say that this is related to radiation.
Published: January 4th, 2013 at 10:38 pm ET