/ Jul 1, 2018

U.N. chief likely to attend peace ceremony in Nagasaki

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres plans to attend an annual peace memorial ceremony to be held in the atomic-bombed city of Nagasaki in August, Japan's U.N. Ambassador Koro Bessho has said. If the plan is realized, Guterres will be the first U.N. chief to join the ...

Apr 28, 2018

A-bomb survivors praise denuclearization agreement at inter-Korean summit

JIJI — Survivors of the August 1945 U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki welcomed the denuclearization accord reached at Friday's rare summit between North and South Korea. "It's wonderful," said 73-year-old Kunihiko Sakuma, head of a hibakusha group in Hiroshima Prefecture, while watching TV ...