Re-post of a March 15 story by May Masangkay of The Japan Times
KYODO, JAPAN–FILIPINO priest Resty Ogsimer vividly recalls the overwhelming task he faced when other Filipinos living near the radiation-spewing Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant fled their homes and sought temporary refuge in Tokyo.
In remembrance: Filipino priest Resty Ogsimer hosts an event marking the first anniversary of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami at the Franciscan Chapel Center in Tokyo’s Roppongi district on Saturday. Below: Filipino women from Fukushima Prefecture sing during the event. –The Japan Times