This handout picture, taken on August 6, 1945 by the US Army and released by the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, shows the mushroom cloud of the atomic bomb dropped over the city of Hiroshima. About 140,000 people are estimated to have been killed in the attack, including those who survived the bombing itself but died soon afterward due to severe radiation exposure. Photo: AFP / Hiroshima Peace Memorial

‘With one bomb, my beloved city was incinerated’: Hiroshima survivor tells why the world, not just North Korea, must give up nuclear weapons

Kevin Rafferty says the costs of a nuclear weapons exchange, and the words of Hiroshima and Nagasaki survivors, should motivate us to be rid of these weapons forever

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This handout picture, taken on August 6, 1945 by the US Army and released by the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, shows the mushroom cloud of the atomic bomb dropped over the city of Hiroshima. About 140,000 people are estimated to have been killed in the attack, including those who survived the bombing itself but died soon afterward due to severe radiation exposure. Photo: AFP / Hiroshima Peace Memorial
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