Consul General Of Japan Travels To Bayside
On March 24, Ambassador Shigeyuki Hiroki, the Consul General of Japan in New York, traveled to Queens to brief Congressmember Gary Ackerman (D-Queens/L.I.) on the devastating earthquake and tsunami that recently struck Japan. The meeting, which took place at Ackerman’s office in Bayside, also included a briefing on the nuclear threat from the Fukushima power plant. Ackerman, a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, extended his deepest condolences to the government and people of Japan, and sent his thoughts and prayers to all who have been affected.