We will rebuild Japan once more and we will overcome this tragedy, Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan declared on Friday in a televised speech. After the Second World War, Japan confronted with its worst crisis. We receive global support and we have no time for pessimism, the Prime Minister said.

We recovered after the Second World War due to the efforts of the population and this is how the nation was built, Naoto Kan said quoted by international news agencies. The Prime Minister said that the Fukushima plant situation remains very serious and he promised that the state will take over control over the situation.