While the Japanese government is scheduled to decide the ocean discharge of radioactive material contaminated water from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in the near future, Japanese civic groups and civic groups around the world have expressed their position against the ocean discharge in a single voice.

Japan's civic group'Citizens' Association to Monitor Nuclear Power Regulations' and international environmental movement group'Foi Japan' pointed out the problem of ocean discharge of contaminated water from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant today (12th) and made a decision to discharge the sea to the Japanese government. I urged you not to do it.

These organizations also revealed the results of the anti-oceanic discharging signing campaign in which 311 organizations from 24 countries, including Japan, Korea, the United States, the United Kingdom and France, participated in the initiative.

64,000,431 people from 88 countries and regions participated in the online signing campaign against ocean discharge that began on January 28 this year.

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