Full text of Nagasaki Peace Declaration

Aug 9, 2015

Full text of Nagasaki Peace Declaration

At 11:02 a.m., on the 9th August 1945, a single atomic bomb instantly reduced Nagasaki to a ruin. A vast amount of radiation passed through people’s bodies, and the city was struck by heat rays and a blast that defy imagination. 74,000 of the ...

Hiroshima atomic bombing should never be repeated, says U.S. diplomat

Aug 7, 2015

Hiroshima atomic bombing should never be repeated, says U.S. diplomat

A U.S. diplomat who attended this week’s 70th anniversary of the American atomic bombing of Hiroshima says nuclear weapons should never be used again. Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller was the highest-ranking U.S. official at Thursday’s ceremony. Gottemoeller ...

| Aug 3, 2015

Let's discuss rice and the TPP

Japan is proposing to set a 70,000-ton tariff-free import quota for U.S. rice in bilateral talks for a Pacific free trade agreement, in return for maintaining a high tariff on the country's staple food.