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Japan – Nagasaki observes 67th A-bomb anniversary

Thursday, August 9, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News August 9, 2012

The city of Nagasaki is observing the 67th anniversary of the US atomic bombing on Thursday.

The peace memorial ceremony is taking place shortly at the Peace Park near Ground Zero. Read more…

Japan – Hiroshima marks 67th anniversary of atomic bombing

Monday, August 6, 2012 Comments off

 

Laaska News  Aug.  6,  2012

Monday marks the 67th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima. A memorial ceremony will begin at the city’s Peace Park at 8 AM with Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda attending.

The updated list of the names of 280,959 victims will be placed at the cenotaph. It will include the names of 5,729 people who died in the past year, or whose deaths have been confirmed. Read more…

Japan:TEPCO to attach hoses to improve water filter flow + More Related News

Thursday, August 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 4,2011

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