This Aug. 6, 1945 photo shows the destruction from the explosion of an atomic bomb in Hiroshima, Japan. The 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are being marked with memorial services, peace concerts and art exhibits. More than 200,000 people died in the two blasts, which were the first wartime uses of nuclear weapons and which led to Japan’s surrender and the end of World War II.
This Aug. 6, 1945 photo shows the destruction from the explosion of an atomic bomb in Hiroshima, Japan. The 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are being marked with memorial services, peace concerts and art exhibits. More than 200,000 people died in the two blasts, which were the first wartime uses of nuclear weapons and which led to Japan’s surrender and the end of World War II. Anonymous AP File Photo
This Aug. 6, 1945 photo shows the destruction from the explosion of an atomic bomb in Hiroshima, Japan. The 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are being marked with memorial services, peace concerts and art exhibits. More than 200,000 people died in the two blasts, which were the first wartime uses of nuclear weapons and which led to Japan’s surrender and the end of World War II. Anonymous AP File Photo

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