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    The Japan Times

    Foreign Minister Takeaki Matsumoto has committed an about-face on policy by telling his ministry to refrain from vouching for the safety of Japanese food.

    The ministry stance changed after radiation-tainted beef was found to have been sold to consumers nationwide, sources said.

    The contaminated meat is coming from cattle that were fed rice straw contaminated with cesium isotopes ejected by the disaster-crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. ...

    Improvement is change. Not all change is improvement.

    by ricklewsive on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 09:50:26 AM PDT

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