Acceptance of Relief Supplies from the United Kingdom
March 28, 2011
- In response to the Tohoku - Pacific Ocean earthquake, a flight loaded with 100 tons of drinking water offered by the Government of the United Kingdom is scheduled to arrive at Narita Airport on the evening of March 28.
- After arriving at Narita Airport, the drinking water will be delivered to and distributed in Ibaraki Prefecture.
- The Government of the United Kingdom dispatched a rescue team, consisted of 77 personnel, to Iwate Prefecture immediately after the disaster. The Government of Japan deeply appreciates the cooperation to date by the Government of the United Kingdom.
- (* This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)
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