Evacuation begins in Iitate

In Iitate Village, Fukushima, the residents’ temporary evacuation has begun, reports Takashi Morizumi.

Please click the links below to see his photos.

Also, Kyodo News via Okinawa Times reported that the total amount of radiation measured in Iitate from March 23rd to May 29th exceeded 20 millisieverts according to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT). Iitate was only the second town to measure such high radiation level along with Namie Town.