S. Koreans shave heads to protest Japan’s N-waste water plan

22nd Apr, 2021

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South Korean protesters have their heads shaved during a protest against Tokyo’s decision to release treated water from the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant into the sea.—AFP

SEOUL: More than 30 South Korean college students shaved their heads in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul on Tuesday to protest Japan’s decision to release water from its crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea. Police periodically dispersed crowds, who chanted and held placards, but did not stop the event from taking place, though there is an anti-pandemic ban on gatherings larger than 10 people.

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