Showing posts with label Hiroshima. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Hiroshima. Show all posts

Saturday, August 06, 2016

Hiroshima mayor urges world leaders to follow Obama in visiting city

Hiroshima on Saturday marked the 71st anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing, with Mayor Kazumi Matsui calling on world leaders to follow up U.S. President Barack Obama's historic visit to the western Japan city in May with trips of their own and to do more to abolish nuclear weapons.

Thursday, August 06, 2015

Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing

Bells tolled in Hiroshima on Thursday as Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing that marked one of the closing chapters of World War II.

EL News