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The mayors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki went to Tokyo together Monday to visit the embassies of nuclear-armed nations and urge their leaders to visit the two cities that were hit by atomic bombs during World War II.

Tadatoshi Akiba of Hiroshima and Tomihisa Taue of Nagasaki made their cities’ first joint requests at the embassies of Britain, France, Russia and Pakistan.

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