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Nuclear weapons: Letís hope for a miracle

Daily Mirror
August 5, 2017
By staff writer

With North Koreaís recklessly arrogant young leader Kim Jong-un testing intercontinental ballistic missiles and boasting he would soon have the nuclear power to blast even cities in the United States, the world tomorrow commemorates the nuclear holocaust in the Japanese city of Hiroshima, followed three days later by the nuclear bombing of Nagasaki. In the aftermath of the two nuclear catastrophes killed 90,000 to 146,000 people in Hiroshima and 39,000 to 80,000 people in Nagasaki. During the following months, thousands more died from the effects of burns, radiation, sickness and other injuries, compounded by illness and malnutrition.
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