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A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to Truman library in U.S.

Nov 23, 2015

A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to Truman library in U.S.

A paper crane made by Japanese girl Sadako Sasaki, an iconic victim of the 1945 U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima, has been donated to a Missouri library housing documents of late President Harry Truman, who authorized the attack. The origami crane displayed at the ...

Permanent A-bomb exhibit opens at U.N. office in Vienna

Nov 18, 2015

Permanent A-bomb exhibit opens at U.N. office in Vienna

With this year marking the 70th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the U.N. Office in Vienna has put on permanent display objects and photos related to the horror of nuclear weapons to push for their elimination. Similar permanent exhibits ...