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This was the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945. Today the first legally binding instrument to prohibit the use, development, testing, production and stockpiling of nuclear weapons enters into force. Footage for media >> #TPNW  #nuclearban 

Setsuko Thurlow was 13 when the bomb exploded over Hiroshima. She's campaigned for 75 years for nuclear disarmament. Today we are all one step closer to her dream. #TPNW  #nuclearban 

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is now part of international law, culminating a decades-long campaign aimed at preventing a repetition of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

1945: the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. We saw first-hand the catastrophic humanitarian consequences and appealed to States to ban nuclear weapons.

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'Burned to death in front of us': Hiroshima survivors outraged by Japan's nuclear decision

“I will work to bring us closer to a world without nuclear weapons, so that the horrors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are never repeated,” Biden said on the 75th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima.

Two generations later, the health effects of the bombs that fell on Hiroshima and Nagasaki are still devastating | OPINION

Hiroshima 'peace clock' reset to 49 days following US nuclear test

Hiroshima 'peace clock' reset to 49 days following US nuclear test


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The world's oceans are now heating at the same rate as if five Hiroshima atomic bombs were dropped into the water every second, scientists have said

75 years ago today the first atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, instantly killing tens of thousands of the city's inhabitants. Setsuko Thurlow, then 13, was one of the city's survivors. In 2017 she jointly accepted the #NobelPeacePrize  in Oslo on behalf of @nuclearban .

LEBANON: University of Sheffield experts believe Beirut blast was equivalent to 1,000 to 1,500 tonnes of TNT, a tenth of the intensity of the nuclear bomb at Hiroshima.

I will never forget the commitment to reconciliation and peace that I encountered in Hiroshima in 2016. The memory of August 6, 1945, must never fade; it allows us to fight complacency. It fuels our moral imagination. It allows us to change.

Having reported from five places on Earth devastated by nuclear weapons, I regard the provoking of a war with China as a high crime. Those who beat the media's war drums with myths and lies insult the memory of Hiroshima, 75 years ago this week.

ANOTHER HIROSHIMA IS COMING UNLESS WE STOP IT NOW This is a woman burned into the steps of a bank in Hiroshima by the atomic bomb on 6 August 1945. Remember this when you don't speak up against the fanatic Pompeo's lies about China, now leading us to war

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On the 75th anniversary of the atomic explosion at Hiroshima, let us remember that resources used in the arms race could and should be used instead to promote integral human development and to protect the natural environment. #Hiroshima75 

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, I take the opportunity to urge governments, organizations and individuals to rededicate themselves to making the achievement of peace the centerpiece of our lives.

73 years ago today, the U.S. dropped the world's first atomic bomb on Japan's Hiroshima, killing over 140,000 people.