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Atomic Bomb / Hiroshima / Stone #484703

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 06, 1975
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(Studio) American-Japan relations excellent 30 years after bomb dropped on Hiroshima. President Ford says United States to defense Japan against nuclear or any attack. Japan Premier Takeo Miki concludes visit with Ford. Says Japan will never have nuclear weapons.
REPORTER: John Hart

(Pacific) Bomb described. On August 6, 1945, plane piloted by Colonel Paul Tibbets set out.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Hiroshima, Japan) Bomb hits; aftermath shown. Skeleton of 1 building left in city as reminder. 830,000 population here. 87,000 dead identified. 1 mass grave in Peace Park. Radiation-caused diseases still killing. Hospital shown. No resentment against US, but anger over nuclear arms race.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Studio) American visitor in Hiroshima, Jeremy Stone, says decision of using nuclear bombs shouldn't be 1 man's decision. Stone is director Federation of American Scientists, which seeks law requiring President to consult with Congress before dropping another bomb.
REPORTER: John Hart

Reporter(s):
Hart, John;
Oliver, Don
Duration:
00:04:00

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