Hiroshima 80000 / Nagasaki 40000
A Tale of Two Cities
Today, the Japanese city of Hiroshima commemorates the moment 70 years ago that the USA dropped a nuclear bomb on the city, directly killing some 80,000 people. In three days’ time, another Japanese city, Nagasaki, will commemorate the killing of another 40,000 civilians when the USA dropped a second bomb.
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By Josef Essberger for EnglishClub August 2015
Josef started teaching English as a foreign language in 1991 and founded EnglishClub for learners and teachers in 1997.
abdullahi osman says:
it was mad men’s idea to use nuclear bomb sorry for japanese
HI.I’D LIKE TO DOWNLOAD THE VIDEO.