Japanese islanders to hold non-binding referendum as pressure mounts on government to halt multibillion-dollar project.
Lisa Torio is a freelance journalist based in Tokyo, Japan.
Tens of thousands left without drinking water and electricity, while thousands sleep in school gymnasiums.
Belgium scored a 94th-minute winner but Japan’s show on and off the field attracted huge praise.
Recent ‘mishaps’ have amplified calls to ban military aircraft from flying over educational institutions.