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Demonstration against nuclear power plant re-start in Satsuma Sendai

Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
01/15
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This is biggest rally ever in Satsuma Sendai City. The residents of this city do not want to talk about nuclear energy. Areas with nuclear power plants have received financial support from government.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
02/15
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Before the meeting, there was a concert of musicians agree to anti-nuclear.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
03/15
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About 90 anti-nuclear organizations sponsored the meeting and demonstration. People came from in and out of prefecture.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
04/15
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Some member represent citizens groups against nuclear energy in rally. They manifested "We can not talk about safety cause of the Fukushima nuclear accident even though not clear. We do not need nuclear power to destroy life and living environment.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
05/15
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After the rally that is celebrated in the city park, they marched in an urban area.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
06/15
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They hung up banner to declare abandoning nuclear power generation for feature of our children.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
07/15
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One of citizens groups from Hioki city next to Satsuma sendai city, that was part of the residents living in the evacuation area.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
08/15
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A woman in white work clothes covering the whole body, imitating the workers of Fukushima plants after the disaster.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
09/15
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This young mother was shouting No Nukes.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
10/15
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Women with banner protesting re-start of Sendai nuclear power plant.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
11/15
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Anti-nuclear group of people in the medical division.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
12/15
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There were elderly people also participate.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
13/15
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A group of young mothers were marching while singing, and brought a flag of No Nukes written in German. The case of the transition to alternative energy from nuclear energy, are often introduced in the anti-nuclear demonstration.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
14/15
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Mascot of No Nukes also took part in demonstration. They walk by Sendai river where is seen thermal power station.
Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
15/15
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This is biggest rally ever is held in Satsuma Sendai City. The residents of this city do not want to talk about protest to nuclear energy. Areas with nuclear power plants, has received financial support from government.
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
  • Demonstration against nuclear power plant restart in Satsuma Sendai
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1800 people gathered in Satsuma Sendai City to protest the re-start of nuclear power plant operations. The nuclear power plant has been stopped for two years after the typhoon hit. Kyushu Electric Power Company has filed an application for re-start.

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