Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Japan directed that Potassium Iodide (KI) be available for pick-up at 1200 today for all DoD personnel and dependents currently located at Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Ikego Housing Detachment, Negishi Housing Detachment, and Naval Air Facility Atsugi.
- Do not take until notified.
- There is enough Potassium Iodide in Japan for all SOFA personnel.
- There will be mass public notification if you need to take Potassium Iodide.
- If notified to take Potassium Iodide, take recommended dosage only.
DoD personnel and their families are asked to proceed in an orderly manner to one of four distribution points to receive their individual allotment in case a need is identified.
Yokosuka – Purdy Gym
Negishi – Negishi Theatre
Ikego – Ikego Basketball Gym
Atsugi – Halsey Gym