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

Saturday, February 3, 2018

„Wiederholung von Hiroshima möglich“ – Sicherheitspolitiker zu US-Atomwaffendoktrin

„Wiederholung von Hiroshima möglich“
Der Grundgedanke der neuen US-Atomwaffendoktrin ist der vereinfachte Einsatz von Nuklearwaffen auch als Reaktion auf konventionelle Angriffe. Laut dem Vizechef des Verteidigungs- und Sicherheitsausschusses im russischen Föderationsrat, Franz Klinzewitsch, bringt das die Welt noch näher an einen neuen realen Atomwaffeneinsatz.

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.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Japan marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombing of Hiroshima

Japan has marked the 71st anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. Its leaders called for a nuclear-weapon-free world and called on leaders to follow Obama and visit the bomb sites.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Barack Obama to visit Hiroshima on Asia trip

Barack Obama is to visit Hiroshima this month - the first serving US president to travel to the Japanese city since it was hit by a US nuclear bomb in 1945.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

US does not owe Japan apology for nuclear bombing (White House)

US President Barack Obama does not believe that his country owes Japan a formal apology for the 1945 nuclear bombing of the Japanese city of Hiroshima, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Monday.

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Hiroshima: John Kerry ne présentera pas d'excuses des Etats-Unis.

Le secrétaire d'Etat américain John Kerry, attendu lundi au musée du Mémorial pour la paix de Hiroshima, ne présentera pas d'excuses des Etats-Unis pour la bombe atomique qui a frappé la ville en 1945, a indiqué dimanche soir un diplomate américain.

Saturday, April 9, 2016

MayisMemo global order news (May 2016)

John Kerry will not offer an apology for the United States' use of the atomic bomb against Japan when he becomes the first US secretary of state to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum tomorrow, a senior US official said.

Mr Kerry is visiting the city, which was obliterated by a US atomic bomb on 6 August 1945, to attend a gathering of foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies......John Kerry will not offer an apology for the United States' use of the atomic bomb against Japan


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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.

Nagasaki to remember 1945 US atomic bombing victims

Commemorations of the 70th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of the Japanese port city of Nagasaki will take place in Japan on Sunday.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

US Apology for Hiroshima, Nagasaki War Crimes 'Long Overdue'

Washington’s apology to the victims of the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the United States in 1945 is long overdue, the General Secretary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament told Sputnik.

Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bomb

Residents in the Japanese city of Hiroshima are commemorating the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb being dropped by a US aircraft.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Hiroshima mayor expresses anger over Russia's nuclear readiness (Kyodo news agency)

Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui on Monday expressed anger over Russian President Vladimir Putin's remarks in a documentary broadcast the previous day that Moscow was ready to put its nuclear weapons on alert amid the crisis in Ukraine.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki (69th Anniversary)

MOSCOW, August 9 (RIA Novosti) - Saturday, August 9 marks the sixty-ninth anniversary of the tragic atomic bomb attack on Japan’s Nagasaki by the United States in World War II.
In the final stages of World War II in 1945 an atomic bomb attack was carried out on the Japanese city of Nagasaki, marking the first use of nuclear weapons in warfare, along with the Hiroshima bombing.
The city of Nagasaki is located in the western section of Japan’s Kyushu Island and is the capital of Nagasaki Prefecture. Nagasaki started as a small fishing village and eventually turned into a major seaport linking Japan with the outside world. During Japan’s isolationist period, Nagasaki was the only port allowed to trade with Holland and China.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Japan Observes 69th Anniversary of Hiroshima Nuclear Bombing. --(?Necessary to bring about a quicker end to WW II?)

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to advocate for a world without nuclear weapons, as his country observed the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

Speaking at a ceremony Wednesday at the southern city's Peace Park, President Abe pointed out that Japan is the only country to have suffered an atomic bomb attack.

"I hereby pledge to work hard to realize the abolition of nuclear weapons and eternal world peace so as to avoid the repetition of such an atrocity by nuclear weapons while we adhere to our principles of non-nuclear weapons," said Abe.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

August 6, 1945: the day the world changed forever | euronews,

 Something changed forever on August 6, 1945 when, for the first time, the world witnessed the explosion of an atomic bomb.
As that fateful day dawned, a B-29 American bomber named the Enola Gay took off from an island in the Pacific Ocean heading for Japan, which had prompted the US’ entry into World War II by attacking Pearl Harbour some three and a half years earlier. At 8:15 AM local time its crew dropped an atomic bomb, nicknamed “Little Boy” on the Japanese city of Hiroshima.
Those aboard the Enola Gay watched as the city, inhabited by 350,000 people, disappeared into dust. Robert Lewis, the co-pilot of the American bomber commented in the flight log: “My God, what have we done?”
The bomb caused the immediate death of 70,000 people. This figure increased to an estimated 200,000 as more victims succumbed to nuclear radiation.
The explosion destroyed every building in a radius of 2,5 km; it broke windows 16 km away, while the force of the blast could be felt as far away as 60 kilometres.
The mushroom cloud created by the nuclear explosion hung in the sky over Hiroshima for hours.........Συνέχεια του άρθρου/Read more .....August 6, 1945: the day the world changed forever | euronews,

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