This Day in History: US drops atomic bomb on Hiroshima in 1945

Keiko Ogura was just eight years old on Aug 6 1945 when her home city was destroyed by ‘Little Boy’, an atomic bomb with the explosive force of 15,000 tons of TNT. As we mark this day in history, I spoke with Keiko about surviving Hiroshima: 🎙.

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