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SNAPSHOT: Japanese mourn on atomic bomb anniversary

Liz Goodwin
The Upshot

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Two family members of victims of the 1945 atomic bomb that incinerated Hiroshima grieve and pray at the Peace Memorial Park at a ceremony Friday marking the 65th anniversary of the world's first atomic bomb attack. For the first time since dropping the bombs, the United States sent a delegation to the memorial ceremony.

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