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Hiroshima for Global Peace

Message from Mohamed ElBaradei (the former Director General of IAEA)

Mohamed ElBaradei,the former Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

After 75 years the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 still stands out as a low point in human history and a dark blot on our collective conscience; a stark reminder of the intrinsically inhumane and devastating nature of nuclear weapons. As we are fast approaching the hundredth anniversary of this unconscionable act Hiroshima should continue to be a champion of peace, a beacon of hope and a trailblazer in our efforts to create a just and humane world where nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction have no place .

75th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima

The year 2020 falls on the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing. Is a nuclear weapon a past event? There are still over 13,000 nuclear weapons on the planet. Why don’t you think about peace together on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing?

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