The Japanese Government officially announced today that all livestock left in the Fukushima 20km no-go zone to be euthanized as soon as it gets owners’ approval, as feeding them is virtually impossible to do in a long-term, according to Japan TV news. http://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/videonews/nnn?a=20110512-00000071-nnn-pol
Please write to Kan, the Prime Minister of Japan. This announcement was made in his name and it will be great if people and NPOs overseas can also pressure him and his government.
There are varied reactions among animal lowers in the nation, from ‘why it took such a long time for the government to come to this conclusion after they have already suffered substantially from being starved? (in another words, the government is being extremely slow)’ to ‘why kill them at all? They didn’t do anything, they are suffering because of people’s(government’s) wrong doing’
More update to follow.