Misconception of Siberian remains: Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare “Under public review” 15 August, 15:09
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said that the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has not disclosed to the present while grasping the suspicion that the remains of the 70 Japanese who died in Siberia have been misunderstood. It was n’t announced because it was in the stage. It was n’t left unattended. ”
As for the remains of Siberian detainees, the experts collected by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare's delegation from the Japanese Ministry of Health in December and August last year said that the experts who analyzed DNA were "not Japanese". It has been clarified in the minutes etc. that NHK has reported one after another.
Of these, the remains of 70 people collected in 2000 were revealed to have been brought back without being judged by experts who judge whether they were Japanese or not. More than half has not been announced yet, and no detailed background has been explained.
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare initially stated that “I would like to refrain from comment because there is a trusting relationship with the partner country,” but the Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare announced at a conference after the cabinet meeting on the 15th that it was announced because it was an internal study stage. I did n’t leave it without considering it. ”
Sonouede was stated that "the future, was instructed to proceed with the verification work in prospect one month. In the future I want to quickly proceed".