Junichiro Koizumi is a Japanese politician, who was the 56th Prime Minister of Japan from 2001 to 2006. He retired from politics when his term in parliament ended in 2009, and is the sixth longest serving PM in Japanese history.
|I want to work hard toward my goal that there will be zero nuclear power generation.||Energy ;Nuclear, Chemical & Biological Weapons & Energy|
|There is nothing more costly than nuclear power.||Energy ;Nuclear, Chemical & Biological Weapons & Energy|
|These sailors are supposed to be very healthy. It’s not a normal situation. It is unbelievable that just in four or five years that these healthy sailors would become so sick. They gave their utmost efforts to help the Japanese people, I am no longer in government, but I couldn’t just let nothing be done.||Health, Healthcare & Medicine ;Energy ;Nuclear, Chemical & Biological Weapons & Energy ;Military & Veterans|
|Did you know that the word 'tsunami,' which is now being used worldwide, is a Japanese word? This is indicative of the extent to which Japan has been subject to frequent tsunami disasters in the past.|
|In the past, Japan through its colonial rule and aggression caused tremendous damage and suffering for the people of many countries, particularly those of Asian nations.|
|The pains felt by Asian countries are our own pains. Disaster in Asia is nothing but ours as well.|
|To me, the appeal of opera lies in the fact that a myriad of singers and instruments, each possessed of different qualities of voice and sound, against the backdrop of a grand stage and beautiful costumes, come together in one complete and impressive drama.|