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Sumiteru Taniguchi an Activist, survivor of US Nagasaki A-bombing dies at 88

August 30, 2017 2:34 pm
Sumiteru Taniguchi an Activist, survivor of US Nagasaki A-bombing dies at 88

This is a file image of the late Sumiteru Taniguchi, a survivor of the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, showing his back with scars of burns from the atomic bomb explosion, in Nagasaki, southern Japan, on June 30, 2015. Prominent nuclear disarmament campaigner Sumiteru Taniguchi, who was delivering mail in […]

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Japanese government mark 72nd anniversary of US bombing of Nagasaki

August 9, 2017 2:33 pm
Japanese government mark 72nd anniversary of US bombing of Nagasaki

A memorial ceremony has been held in the Japanese city of Nagasaki, which still bears the scars of the US military’s devastating atomic bombing 72 years ago in the closing days of World War II. A peace bell rang while thousands of people, including ageing survivors and relatives of victims, […]

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Barack Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima

May 11, 2016 8:30 am
Barack Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima

In this September 8, 1945 file photo, an allied correspondent stands in the rubble in front of the shell of a building that once was a movie theater in Hiroshima, Japan. Photo / AP Barack Obama will make a historic trip to Hiroshima, Japan, on May 27, becoming the first […]

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