South Korean Shoppers Hoard Salt and Seafood Ahead of Japan’s Release of Treated Radioactive Water

In many supermarkets across South Korea, one item has conspicuously vanished from shelves: salt. For the past month, the country has struggled with severe sea salt shortages as shoppers snap it up in bulk, reflecting heightened public anxiety ahead of the planned release of treated radioactive water from Fukushima, Japan. Japanese authorities and the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog... Continue Reading →

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