An official in protective gear talks to a woman from the evacuation area near the Fukushima nuclear plant in Koriyama in March 2011. Photo: Reuters

Fukushima evacuees have been abandoned by the Japanese government

Mitsuko Sonoda says Tokyo is violating the human rights of evacuees by pressuring them to return to the area, even though radiation levels remain high following the 2011 nuclear power plant disaster

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An official in protective gear talks to a woman from the evacuation area near the Fukushima nuclear plant in Koriyama in March 2011. Photo: Reuters
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