President Obama’s Historic Hiroshima Address


71 Years ago the U.S. Military dropped an atomic bomb on the industrial city of Hiroshima, the first of two, ushering in a new era in human history. For the first time since that sad day, a U.S. President has visited Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial and spoken about the bombings to both Japan and the world. Here are the transcripts of both President Obama’s and Prime Minister Abe’s speeches, on this historic day: Read more