World marks Hiroshima anniversary - The New Indian Express

World marks Hiroshima anniversary

  • An Indian student with painted face participates in a Hiroshima Day peace rally in Mumbai, August 6, 2013. Tuesday marked the 68th anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing that killed as many as 140,000 people. AP
  • An Indian student participates in a Hiroshima Day peace rally in Mumbai. AP
  • People pray for the atomic bomb victims at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima during the ceremony to mark the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. AP
  • South Korean residents in Japan offer prayers in front of the cenotaph for Korean atomic bomb victims at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan. AP
  • Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers his speech at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park during the ceremony to mark the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. AP
  • Residents of Hiroshima hold paper lanterns before releasing them into the Motoyasu River, wishing for the world peace in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima, Japan. AP
  • People pray for the atomic bomb victims in front of the cenotaph at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima. AP
  • A man burns incenses and prays in front of the cenotaph dedicated to the victims of the atomic bombing at the Peace Memorial Park as Japan marked the 68th anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing in Hiroshima. AP
  • Doves fly over the cenotaph dedicated to the victims of the atomic bombing at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. AP
  • People pray for the atomic bomb victims at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima. AP
  • The Atomic Bomb Dome is silhouetted at sunset in Hiroshima, Japan. AP
  • Hiroko Miyahara, who survived the nuclear bombing of the city of Hiroshima in 1945, plants a tree Ginko biloba in Geneva, Switzerland. AP
  • Pacifist militants stage a commemorative demonstration at the Peace Wall in Paris. AP
  • Buddhist monks chant a Buddhist mantra while beating drums in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima. AP
  • Visitors walk around the Atomic Bomb Dome, a landmark of the aftermath of atomic bombing in Hiroshima. AP

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