Hiroshima mayor calls on Japan to serve as a bridge

THE ASAHI SHIMBUN   –   August 6, 2017

„HIROSHIMA–In his annual Hiroshima Peace Declaration, Mayor Kazumi Matsui urged nations to seize the momentum generated by a July U.N. conference decision to work harder at ridding the world of nuclear weapons.

Matsui was speaking at a ceremony here Aug. 6 at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park to mark the 72nd anniversary of the city’s destruction from atomic bombing.“ (…)




May 27,  2016 –Barack Hussein Obama

„Seventy-one years ago, on a bright cloudless morning, death fell from the sky and the world was changed. A flash of light and a wall of fire destroyed a city and demonstrated that mankind possessed the means to destroy itself.“