Japan has marked the anniversary of the world’s first atomic bombing in Hiroshima, 72 years on. A sombre memorial ceremony in the city was led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. “Here in Hiroshima city, I renew my pledge to do my utmost to bring about a nuclear free world and eternal peace. And I also pray for the peace of the atomic bomb victims and the bereaved families, those attending here as well as the citizens of Hiroshima city,” he said.

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