Offers of Assistance from Foreign Countries and Regions (Great East Japan Earthquake): update

April 20, 2011

With regard to the Great East Japan Earthquake, which occurred at 14:46 on Friday, March 11, 2011, as of 18:00 on Wednesday, April 20, 2011, Japan has received offers of assistance from the 142 countries and regions (increased from 138 in the previous press release) and 39 international organizations.

The following countries made new offers (in alphabetical order):
Republic of Congo
Republic of Mali
Republic of Senegal
Republic of Zambia

    • (*This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)