Japanese Emperor Akihito Statement

Emperor Akihito, in his first public statement since Japan’s March 11, 2011, earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster, expressed his… read more

Emperor Akihito, in his first public statement since Japan’s March 11, 2011, earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster, expressed his condolences to the Japanese people from the Imperial Palace. In his remarks he said the death toll continues to rise and addressed concerns about nuclear power plants. He further said that the government was working hard and expressed gratitude to emergency workers. close

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Japanese Emperor Akihito Statement

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Program ID:
298537-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Speech
Location:
Tokyo, Japan
First Aired:
Mar 16, 2011

Airing Details

  • Mar 16, 2011 | 12:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 16, 2011 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2