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May 27, 2016 9:44 am

Obama Makes Historic Visit to Hiroshima, Calls for ‘World Without Nuclear Weapons’

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President Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

President Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Barack Obama on Friday became the first sitting US president to visit Hiroshima, where he called for a “world without nuclear weapons” during his remarks at the city’s Peace Memorial Park.

Obama said that “71 years ago on a bright, cloudless morning, death fell from the sky and the world was changed.”

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