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Hiroshima marks a-bomb anniversary, calls nuclear deterrence “folly”

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida delivers a speech during a ceremony to mark the anniversary of the atomic bombing of the city at Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo on 6th August, 2023.

Tokyo, JapanReuters Japan on Sunday marked the 78th anniversary of the US atomic bombing on Hiroshima, where its mayor urged the abolition of nuclear weapons and called the Group of Seven leaders’ notion of nuclear deterrence a “folly”.  The day to commemorate the victims of the world’s first nuclear attack comes as Russia has raised […]