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12:00 pm

Nagasaki Day Plea for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons at the Basilica of SS Peter & Paul Roman Catholic Cathedral, Phila., PA

August 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Saints Peter & Paul Cathedral Basilica, 18th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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On August 9, 1945, three days after the atomic incineration of Hiroshima, the U.S. dropped its second nuclear bomb, code-named “Fat Man”, on Nagasaki, Japan, killing an estimated 40,000 people, and thousands more from the delayed effects of radiation poisoning. Often called the “forgotten nuclear city”, Nagasaki, at the time, was the largest Christian population […]

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