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

Friday, August 11, 2017

Trumps „Feuer und Wut“ erinnert an Truman-Rede nach Hiroshima-Attacke

Truman-Rede nach Hiroshima-Attacke
Die jüngsten Erklärungen des US-Präsidenten Donald Trump, wonach Washington Pjöngjang „Feuer und Wut“ androht, ähneln westlichen Medien zufolge sehr den Worten des ehemaligen Staatschefs Harry Truman, der den Einsatz einer Autobombe in Hiroshima verkündet hatte.

Monday, August 15, 2016

71 ans après, le Japon commémore la fin de la guerre

Le Japon commémore lundi la fin de la guerre du Pacifique, lorsque le 15 août 1945 l'empereur Hirohito a annoncé la capitulation sans condition obtenue quelques jours après les bombardements atomiques de Hiroshima et Nagasaki.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Fidel Castro in the 90th anniversary urged Russia not to succumb to provocations

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro in its 90-year anniversary, she wrote an appeal, in which he urged the country to save the world, relegating to the special role of Russia and China. The text of the message published on the website

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Survivors Want Obama to Feel Their Pain

When U.S. President Barack Obama visits Hiroshima later this month, some survivors of the world’s first atomic attack hope he will officially acknowledge the devastating loss and suffering caused by America’s use of nuclear weapons on Japan at the end of World War II.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Cheney: Obama is giving Iran means to destroy U.S.

Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney will say on Tuesday that President Barack Obama is responsible for directly equipping Iran with the capability to destroy the United States, dubbing the negotiated nuclear deal with Islamic republic as “madness,” U.S. media reported excerpts of his expected speech.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

UN chief defends China parade trip to attend China's V-Day celebrations on Sept. 3.

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday that the international community recognizes China's contribution and sacrifice in the Second World War, and it is very important now for the world to learn from the past lessons and look forward in order to build a better world.

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Commemorating Nagasaki bombing, Ban Ki-moon lauds efforts to achieve nuclear-weapon-free world

UN,  9 August 2015 – In a message commemorating the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today paid tribute to all those in the Japanese city and around the globe who are striving to rid the world of nuclear weapons.

Japan remembers those killed by Nagasaki atomic bomb

Japan is marking the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki that claimed tens of thousands of lives in one of the final chapters of World War II.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Japan PM says he will express 'remorse' over WW2

Japan's prime minister said Thursday he would express "remorse" over World War II in a closely watched statement this month, but his comments left questions about whether he would repeat previous apologies.

US Will Not Apologize for Japan Nuclear Bombings Within Veterans' Lifetime

On August 6, 1945, a US B-29 bomber named Enola Gay dropped a nuclear bomb that killed about 140,000 people in Hiroshima. A second bombing followed three days later, this time on the city of Nagasaki, killing 70,000 people.

Hiroshima marks 70th A-bomb anniversary

Hiroshima marked the 70th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of the city on Thursday, with Mayor Kazumi Matsui urging world leaders to renew their resolve to abolish nuclear weapons and pursue peace as embodied in Japan’s war-renouncing Constitution.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

August 9 Marks 69th Anniversary of Nagasaki Nuclear Attack

MOSCOW, August 9 (RIA Novosti) – Japan’s Nagasaki on Saturday marks 69 years since the atomic bomb attack on the city by the United States.

The annual morning ceremony for the victims of the tragedy is planned to take place in the city's Peace Park. The representatives of 50 countries, including world’s nuclear powers such as Russia, China, UK, France and the United States, are expected to attend.

Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue is expected to address a speech to the Japanese government urging it to push for the elimination of nuclear weapons and the speedy recovery of the areas affected by the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster in 2011.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Hiroshima residents protest against Abe over collective defense

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- About 1,000 Hiroshima residents on Wednesday protested against Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over collective self-defense right near the city's Peace Memorial Park, where a ceremony was held to commemorate the 69th anniversary of U.S. atomic bombing on Hiroshima in 1945.

Abe attended the ceremony and made an address before about 45, 000 participants, including survivors of the attack, their descendants, peace activists and officials such as U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy, saying Japan will uphold the three non- nuclear principles.

Hiroshima commemorates 69th anniversary of atomic bombing.

Hiroshima, the city that suffered US atomic bombing in 1945 during the World War II, commemorated the 69th anniversary of the bombing on Wednesday at the city's Peace Memorial Park.
Addressing before survivors of the attack, their descendants, peace activists and officials, including Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy, Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui called nuclear weapons as an " absolute evil" that robbed children of loving families and dreams for the future.
"To eliminate the evil, we must transcend nationality, race, religion, and other differences, value person-to-person relationships, and build a world that allows forward-looking dialogue," the mayor said.

Monday, August 4, 2014

Kennedy to attend Hiroshima ceremony with reps of nearly 70 nations. (China will not be represented)

The city of Hiroshima said Monday U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy will attend the annual Aug. 6 ceremony commemorating the 1945 U.S. atomic bombing of the city.

Representatives from 68 nations including Britain, France and Russia as well as the European Union are scheduled to attend the ceremony, which will be held at the city's Peace Memorial Park on Wednesday. China will not be represented.

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