Press conference without a press

On April 25th, Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA) and The Tokyo Electric Power Company, Inc. (TEPCO) had a regular press conference for the foreign media. Fewer journalists had been showing up at NISA and TEPCO’s press conference lately, but this time, seats were completely empty. Although there was no one in the room, spokespersons from NISA and TEPCO started their talking as scheduled…