hiroshima hiroshima  /ˌhɪ roʊ ˈʃi mə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a port city on the southwestern coast of Honshu in Japan; on August 6, 1945 Hiroshima was almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area

News

  • Hiroshima Toyo Carp Sign Kila Ka'aihue

    First baseman Kila Ka'aihue has signed with the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, according to reports from JapanBall.com and Japanese outlet Chugoku Shimbun last week. Ka'aihue is represented by the Beverly Hills Sports Council, according to the MLBTR Agency Database. Ka'aihue is set to arrive in Japan on on the 17th, according to Chugoku. Carp Owner Hajime Matsuda is excited about the addition of Ka'aihue ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: MLB Trade Rumors

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Quotes

  1. "Japan has been taking the path toward global peace for 62 years since World War II. The tragedies of Hiroshima and Nagasaki should never be repeated in any place on Earth," Abe said in a speech at Hiroshima Peace Park, near the bomb's epicenter.
    on Aug 6, 2007 By: Shinzo Abe Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Exactly two years later, in May 1996, Madeleine Albright, then US ambassador to the UN, was asked (on "60 Minutes") by Lesley Stahl: "We have heard that more than half a million children have died...... more children than died in Hiroshima...... and...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Lesley Stahl Source: Al-Ahram Weekly

  3. "Hiroshima should cause the world community to resolve afresh that all humankind must exert their every effort for peace in this 21st century," Rudd said.
    on Jun 9, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: Economic Times

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