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HIROSHIMA (Kyodo) Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum will hold an exhibition in London in August to show the suffering of the city and Nagasaki after the atomic bombings, the museum said.

The exhibition, “After the Bomb Dropped: How Hiroshima and Nagasaki Suffered,” will run from Aug. 1 to 12. It will open at the historic Friends House in cooperation with the Nagasaki Municipal Government and some British nongovernmental organizations.

The exhibition will display 18 items related to the A-bombings, including a clock with its hands at 8:15 a.m., the time when the A-bomb dropped on Hiroshima, and 48 photo panels showing the devastation in the two cities following the attacks.

Shozo Kawamoto, 76, from Hiroshima, will share his experiences as a hibakusha at the exhibition hall from Aug. 3 to 6.

Overseas A-bomb exhibitions have been held in 36 cities in 13 countries, including the United States and Britain, since fiscal 1995.

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