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Hiroshima marks bombing anniversary 2012 08 05

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Hiroshima calls for nuclear disarmament on 67th anniversary of attacks.
Hiroshima marks bombing anniversary 2012 08 05

HIROSHIMA, JAPAN - AUGUST 05: A woman woman and her son look wall picture of Hiroshima Peace Memorial, commonly called the Atomic Bomb Dome at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum on August 5, 2012 in Hiroshima. Japan. Tomorrow marks the 67th anniversary of the first atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima by the United States on August 6, 1945, killing an estimated 70,000 people instantly with many thousands more dying over the following years from the effects of radiation. Three days later another atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, ending World War II.

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