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Times News
‘Glad to be an American’I can still say I am glad to be an American,” Rutch said. Dr. James Bonner, a
‘Glad to be an American’
Times News / Posted 20 minutes ago
I can still say I am glad to be an American,” Rutch said. Dr. James Bonner, a 1965 graduate of Marian High School and an Army veteran who lives in York, spoke in Ludlow Park. “On this Memorial Day, let’s remember that (our veterans) didn’t lose... Read more
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Daily Mail
CIA could tone down presidential candidates briefings for Donald Trumplevel intelligence document prepared in the United States. Truman learned abou
CIA could tone down presidential candidates briefings for Donald Trump
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
level intelligence document prepared in the United States. Truman learned about the Manhattan Project to develop an atomic bomb only 12 days into his presidency and pledged not to leave any future commander in chief behind the ball.... Read more
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York Daily Record
We are in a blessed countryfighting the Japanese and gives thanks to his county. Paul Kuehnel A couple wh
We are in a blessed country
York Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
fighting the Japanese and gives thanks to his county. Paul Kuehnel A couple who drove onto the property at Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station on Friday may have cut a fence, but eventually sought out the plant's security. Timothy Lee Stewart and... Read more
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examiner.com
Obama--the art of the stealin its leadership. From President Obama’s infamous “you didn’t build that” to h
Obama--the art of the steal
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
in its leadership. From President Obama’s infamous “you didn’t build that” to his condemnation of America’s use of atomic weapons that ended World War II, one has to wonder if Obama believes in anything American. The US developed a... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Star-Spangled Mystery: What Became of Lost Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photos?(NBC NEWS) - History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt.
Star-Spangled Mystery: What Became of Lost Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photos?
KCEN-TV / Posted yesterday
(NBC NEWS) - History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmeister. Both military photographers were on Mount Suribachi on Feb. 23, 1945, when six U.S. warriors raised the Stars and Stripes to alert the world that the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
What became of lost Iwo Jima flag-raising photos?History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmei
What became of lost Iwo Jima flag-raising photos?
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmeister. Both military photographers were on Mount Suribachi on Feb. 23, 1945, when six U.S. warriors raised the Stars and Stripes to alert the world that the bloody battle... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hoist a glass for Red todayrest of his life. She knew he had advanced, island by island, with U.S. troops
Hoist a glass for Red today
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
rest of his life. She knew he had advanced, island by island, with U.S. troops approaching Japan in the weeks before two atomic bombs ended World War II. Not until after Red's death, though, did she learn he had earned a Bronze Star for combat... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editor selections from the past week in Asiatrip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city
Editor selections from the past week in Asia
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
trip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city on which the United States dropped an atomic bomb at the end of World War II. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe accompanied him to the peace park, where the iconic A-bomb... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Editor selections from the past week in Asiatrip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city
Editor selections from the past week in Asia
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
trip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city on which the United States dropped an atomic bomb at the end of World War II. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe accompanied him to the peace park, where the iconic A-bomb... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Editor selections from the past week in Asiatrip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city
Editor selections from the past week in Asia
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
trip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city on which the United States dropped an atomic bomb at the end of World War II. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe accompanied him to the peace park, where the iconic A-bomb... Read more
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NBC News
Star-Spangled Mystery: What Became of Lost Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photos?History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmei
Star-Spangled Mystery: What Became of Lost Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photos?
NBC News / Posted yesterday
History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmeister. Both military photographers were on Mount Suribachi on Feb. 23, 1945, when six U.S. warriors raised the Stars and Stripes to alert the world that the bloody battle... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Editor selections from the past week in Asiatrip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city
Editor selections from the past week in Asia
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
trip to Hiroshima, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city on which the United States dropped an atomic bomb at the end of World War II. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe accompanied him to the peace park, where the iconic A-bomb... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyappeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Fiv
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
appeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Five years ago: President Barack Obama selected Army Gen. Martin Dempsey to be the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. Germany announced plans to abandon nuclear power over the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacappeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Fiv
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
appeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Five years ago: President Barack Obama selected Army Gen. Martin Dempsey to be the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. Germany announced plans to abandon nuclear power over the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyappeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Fiv
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
appeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Five years ago: President Barack Obama selected Army Gen. Martin Dempsey to be the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. Germany announced plans to abandon nuclear power over the... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyappeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Fiv
Today in History
ABC News / Posted yesterday
appeared in the ghostly 1950s comedy series "Topper," died in Los Angeles. Five years ago: President Barack Obama selected Army Gen. Martin Dempsey to be the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. Germany announced plans to abandon nuclear power over the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Their Lives Were Laid Down for Usduring our history as a nation are due to one factor, and one only: the men and
Their Lives Were Laid Down for Us
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
during our history as a nation are due to one factor, and one only: the men and women who have served us in uniform in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. Our very freedom to criticize those in power would not exist had they not... Read more
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Breitbart
The Church of Arlington National Cemeteryout. They’re down there right now. Why don’t we get him to come over and apolog
The Church of Arlington National Cemetery
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
out. They’re down there right now. Why don’t we get him to come over and apologize? Continuing, Bannon added that the atomic bomb brought a swift end to a war that otherwise could have dragged on for years—costing untold more loss of life: I... Read more
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Daily Journal
SJ students re-create Vietnam wallif they wanted to make a replica Vietnam Wall," said the 71-year-old Knezak, wh
SJ students re-create Vietnam wall
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
if they wanted to make a replica Vietnam Wall," said the 71-year-old Knezak, who was in Vietnam when two of his U.S. Army buddies lost their lives in 1965. "I think it is important for them to learn about the sacrifices and to observe... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Rain washes out attempt to set record Greek sirtaki danceentry to Ft. LeavenworthNew ID act changes entry to Ft. Leavenworth A Missouri
Rain washes out attempt to set record Greek sirtaki dance
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
entry to Ft. LeavenworthNew ID act changes entry to Ft. Leavenworth A Missouri woman was denied access to Ft. Leavenworth army post on Friday because her Missouri driver's license is not compliant with the Real ID Act. (Source: KCTV) A Missouri... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Time marches on after the smoke clearsOld News Department: Last Friday, President Obama visited Hiroshima, ground zer
Time marches on after the smoke clears
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Old News Department: Last Friday, President Obama visited Hiroshima, ground zero for the atomic bomb dropped by the United States on Aug. 6, 1945, sparking a quick end to World War II. He is the first sitting president to make this journey. Even... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
German nationalist slammed over black soccer player commententry to Ft. LeavenworthNew ID act changes entry to Ft. Leavenworth A Missouri
German nationalist slammed over black soccer player comment
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
entry to Ft. LeavenworthNew ID act changes entry to Ft. Leavenworth A Missouri woman was denied access to Ft. Leavenworth army post on Friday because her Missouri driver's license is not compliant with the Real ID Act. (Source: KCTV) A Missouri... Read more
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express
Jane Fawcett (1921 - 2016): Decoder on the trail of the BismarkNorth Atlantic. Months earlier she had been assigned to work in Hut 6, the hut
Jane Fawcett (1921 - 2016): Decoder on the trail of the Bismark
express / Posted 3 days ago
North Atlantic. Months earlier she had been assigned to work in Hut 6, the hut tasked with breaking German air force and army Enigma ciphers and where her knowledge of German would prove vital in decoding the enemy’s messages. As she revealed... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bay Area residents who experienced Hiroshima firsthand receive reminderand emotional ceremony Friday, marking the first time a sitting U.S. President
Bay Area residents who experienced Hiroshima firsthand receive reminder
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
and emotional ceremony Friday, marking the first time a sitting U.S. President has set foot in the city destroyed by a U.S. atomic bomb during World War II. "A flash of light and a wall of fire destroyed a city and demonstrated that mankind... Read more
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Breitbart
War Crimes of Imperial Japan: A Lesson In Moral Equivalence for Mr. Obamaor other Japanese offenses against China, during his Hiroshima speech. “The dea
War Crimes of Imperial Japan: A Lesson In Moral Equivalence for Mr. Obama
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
or other Japanese offenses against China, during his Hiroshima speech. “The death of Japanese civilians in the Hiroshima atomic bomb attack deserves global sympathy, but the tragedy was of Japan’s own making. Its then militarist government turned... Read more
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Quartz
My grandfather survived Hiroshima. Here’s what he wants Obama’s historic visit to accomplishbright flash, followed by hell on Earth. That’s how many survivors describe the
My grandfather survived Hiroshima. Here’s what he wants Obama’s historic visit to accomplish
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
bright flash, followed by hell on Earth. That’s how many survivors describe the moment a United States pilot dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Chen-Lin Tsai is no different. “I thought this is it,” he tells me. “This is the end. It’s... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Japanese-American Sons Fought And Died In WWII As U.S. Detained Their Familythis dual purpose from the very beginning.” ‘Greeted By A Machine-Gun-Mounted
Japanese-American Sons Fought And Died In WWII As U.S. Detained Their Family
WBUR Boston / Posted 3 days ago
this dual purpose from the very beginning.” ‘Greeted By A Machine-Gun-Mounted Jeep’ After Victor signed up for the U.S. Army, President Franklin Roosevelt authorized the army to round up tens of thousands of Japanese-Americans along the West... Read more
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The Atlantic
What About Nagasaki?on Friday visited Hiroshima, where 120,000 Japanese, most of them civilians, we
What About Nagasaki?
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
on Friday visited Hiroshima, where 120,000 Japanese, most of them civilians, were killed when the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the city on August 6, 1945. Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit the city. While he did not... Read more
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CTV News
'Faced with death': Hiroshima survivor fights for nuclear disarmamentSetsuko Thurlow was barely a teenager when U.S. forces dropped the world’s firs
'Faced with death': Hiroshima survivor fights for nuclear disarmament
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
Setsuko Thurlow was barely a teenager when U.S. forces dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on her hometown of Hiroshima Hiroshima bombing survivor Setsuko Thurlow says, while Barack Obama’s historic vist to her hometown was a ‘good gesture,’ she... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekMichael K. Simpson, R-Idaho. The bill would have provided $37.4 billion of fisc
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Michael K. Simpson, R-Idaho. The bill would have provided $37.4 billion of fiscal 2017 funding for the Energy Department, Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclamation, and various energy and water agencies. Simpson said it made balanced... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Obama Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Memorial Peace ParkFriday, in the first visit by a sitting U.S. president to Hiroshima, Japan. In
Obama Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Memorial Peace Park
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
Friday, in the first visit by a sitting U.S. president to Hiroshima, Japan. In 1945, the United States dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare on that city, killing an estimated 140,000 people. A second bomb was dropped on Nagasaki three... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hiroshima: The moment the US deployed the most powerful weapon known to manUS Army via Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum On August 6, 1945 at exactly 8:15
Hiroshima: The moment the US deployed the most powerful weapon known to man
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
US Army via Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum On August 6, 1945 at exactly 8:15 a.m. (local time), the world entered the unprecedented atomic age with the deployment of the most powerful weapon known to man. Nearly 71 years since US President Harry... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pres. Obama visits HiroshimaPresident Barack Obama visited Hiroshima today and paid respect to the 140,000
Pres. Obama visits Hiroshima
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
President Barack Obama visited Hiroshima today and paid respect to the 140,000 lives killed by the atomic bomb dropped on the city in 1945. He became the first sitting US president to do so. He called for a world without nuclear weapons but did not... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second fro
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second from right, an atomic bomb survivor; created memorial for American WWII POWs killed at Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Hiroshima trip by Obama stirs differing views across Pacificnever forgotten the living hell she saw from the back of her father, who dug he
Hiroshima trip by Obama stirs differing views across Pacific
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
never forgotten the living hell she saw from the back of her father, who dug her out after a U.S. military plane dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima, Japan. People were walking like zombies, with their flesh scraped and severely burned,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Hiroshima taught Americans how to justify attacks abroadOPINION: United States,Hiroshima,atomic bombs,War on terror The national bel
Hiroshima taught Americans how to justify attacks abroad
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
OPINION: United States,Hiroshima,atomic bombs,War on terror The national belief that no moral wrong was committed with the atomic bombs echoes forward through today. On 27 May, Barack Obama... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second fro
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second from right, an atomic bomb survivor; created memorial for American WWII POWs killed at Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second fro
13 things you may not have known about the atomic bomb dropped...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama, second from left, greets Shigeaki Mori, second from right, an atomic bomb survivor; created memorial for American WWII POWs killed at Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Survivor's Tale: How Hiroshima Shaped A Japanese-American FamilyAs the U.S. Army Air Corps prepared to unleash the world's first attack by an a
A Survivor's Tale: How Hiroshima Shaped A Japanese-American Family
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
As the U.S. Army Air Corps prepared to unleash the world's first attack by an atomic bomb on Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945, Japanese schoolgirl Kikue Takagi, age 12, woke up feeling sick and stayed home that day. Her classmates were sent to Hiroshima's... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Survivor's Tale: How Hiroshima Shaped A Japanese-American FamilyOne month after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a man stands amid rui
A Survivor's Tale: How Hiroshima Shaped A Japanese-American Family
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
One month after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a man stands amid ruins left by the explosion. The structure seen standing became the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, which President Obama visited Friday. As the U.S. Army Air Corps prepared to... Read more
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International Business Times
Japan: Photos of the devastated cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after US atomic bombs Barack Obama has become the first sitting US president to visit Hiroshima, site
Japan: Photos of the devastated cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after US atomic bombs
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Barack Obama has become the first sitting US president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bombing. The two governments hope Obama's tour of Hiroshima will highlight a new level of reconciliation and closer ties between the former... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Obama Arrives At Hiroshima Memorial Peace Parkthe first sitting commander-in-chief to visit Hiroshima, Japan, the city where
Obama Arrives At Hiroshima Memorial Peace Park
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
the first sitting commander-in-chief to visit Hiroshima, Japan, the city where the United States in 1945 dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare, killing an estimated 140,000. A second bomb was dropped on Nagasaki three days later. Within... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
President Obama Arrives In Hiroshima, The First Sitting Commander-In-Chief To Visitthe first sitting commander-in-chief to visit Hiroshima, Japan, the city where
President Obama Arrives In Hiroshima, The First Sitting Commander-In-Chief To Visit
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
the first sitting commander-in-chief to visit Hiroshima, Japan, the city where the United States in 1945 dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare, killing an estimated 140,000. A second bomb was dropped on Nagasaki three days later. Within... Read more
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Orange County Register
As Obama visits Hiroshima, survivors and U.S. veterans still grapple with the bomb, apologies and whyNagasaki as occupational troops, none understood the devastation awaiting them.
As Obama visits Hiroshima, survivors and U.S. veterans still grapple with the bomb, apologies and why
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Nagasaki as occupational troops, none understood the devastation awaiting them. The city, struck by an atomic bomb three days after Hiroshima, was destroyed. Japanese civilians were dying in the street, their skin turning yellow... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Victor Davis Hanson: The lessons of Pearl Harborthan 2,400 Americans. President Obama is visiting Hiroshima this week, the sit
Victor Davis Hanson: The lessons of Pearl Harbor
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 4 days ago
than 2,400 Americans. President Obama is visiting Hiroshima this week, the site of the August 6, 1945, dropping of the atomic bomb that helped end World War II in the Pacific Theater. But strangely, he has so far announced no plans to visit... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
G7 summit in Japan: Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima – liveby a sitting US president. Here’s what we know so far: Obama will not offer a
G7 summit in Japan: Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima – live
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
by a sitting US president. Here’s what we know so far: Obama will not offer an apology for the US’s decision to drop an atomic bomb on Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, killing more than 140,000 people in the city by the end of the year. Japanese... Read more
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CBS News
Family shares story of American POW killed by Hiroshima blastphotos are a stark reminder of the American prisoners of war who were trapped i
Family shares story of American POW killed by Hiroshima blast
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
photos are a stark reminder of the American prisoners of war who were trapped in Hiroshima when America detonated the first atomic bomb. One of them was Susan's uncle, Normand Brissette. Normand Brissette, a 19-year-old Navy gunner, was held as a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hanson: The lessons of Pearl Harbor, 75 years laterthan 2,400 Americans. President Obama is visiting Hiroshima this week, the sit
Hanson: The lessons of Pearl Harbor, 75 years later
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
than 2,400 Americans. President Obama is visiting Hiroshima this week, the site of the August 6, 1945, dropping of the atomic bomb that helped end World War II in the Pacific Theater. But strangely, he has so far announced no plans to visit... Read more
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CBS News
Obama's nukes talk at Hiroshima to clash with realitymake an historic visit to Hiroshima on Friday -- the first time a sitting U.S.
Obama's nukes talk at Hiroshima to clash with reality
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
make an historic visit to Hiroshima on Friday -- the first time a sitting U.S. president has visited the site of the first atomic bomb attack -- their words advocating nuclear disarmament will clash with real-world security necessities. Far from... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Column should be required readingPitts Jr. He wrote many things that readers should be reminded of on a regular
Column should be required reading
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Pitts Jr. He wrote many things that readers should be reminded of on a regular basis about why the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War II. The bombings were an attempt to force Japan to surrender to our... Read more
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