Setsuko Thurlow Speaks At the UN

Setsuko Thurlow, survivor of nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, speaks at the Nuclear Ban Treaty Negotiations, United Nations in New York on 28th of March, 2017. Says Setsuko: “Madame President and delegates, I am honored to be given this opportunity as a survivor from Hiroshima to speak of this historic occasion. Already 72 years have passed since my beloved hometown was utterly destroyed by one atomic bomb. Those of us who survived became convinced that no human being should have to experience the inhumanity and unspeakable suffering of nuclear weapons…”

2017-05-29T08:46:53+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Setsuko Thurlow, United Nations|