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Hiroshima mayor to cite President Obama’s speech in “Hiroshima Peace Declaration”

TBS reported at noon that Hiroshima Mayor Matsui announced this morning that he will cite a line from the speech made by President Obama in Hiroshima in this year’s “Hiroshima Peace Declaration.” He was quoted as saying: “I will cite the part: ‘Among those nations like my own that hold nuclear stockpiles, we must have the courage to escape the logic of fear and pursue a world without them.’” The mayor reportedly said the line conveys the feelings of the hibakusha.

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