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Pope Francis leaves Thailand for Japan, where he is expected to deliver a robust anti-nuclear message of peace in the only country to have suffered an atomic bomb attack
The atomic bombing of Hiroshima in Japan on August 6, 1945
The atomic bombing of Nagasaki in Japan on August 9, 1945
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Comprehensive map of all the countries in the world who have used a nuclear bomb
It is a myth that #Hiroshima was bombed to save American lives.
The Japanese were already trying to surrender.
Hiroshima was bombed to show the USSR that US had nukes.
It is a myth that #Hiroshima was bombed to save American lives. Japan was already trying to surrender.
It was bombed to show the USSR that US had nukes.

US gov also wanted to experiment using 2 different types of nuke to see which one was better at murdering 100,000 plus people.
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"Unless we enter into deep contemplation of the evil that was released into the world with the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, we are lost in a living hell without escape. And we will pay.  Nemesis always demands retribution. We have gradually been accepting rule by those
for whom the killing of innocents is child’s play, and we have been masquerading as innocent and good children for whom the truth is too much to bear."
-Edward Curtin
#Hiroshima #nagasaki
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#Peace-Declaration of #Nagasaki 2017,on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of the #AtomBomb~#Esperanto-#translated…
#Thread:01/??~#Peace-Declaration of #Nagasaki 2017; 72nd anniversary of the Bomb.#ApproximateTranslation
#Esperanto #inTranslation->#English
Peace-Declaration of Nagasaki,2017.No More Victims of Atomic Bombs! [*Literally:'No-more Atom-"bomb-ee"s!'-henceforth'Atom-Bomb-Victims'"]02
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