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IN People ON 09 Aug, 2015
Japan, the country of innovation and technology has a horribly fatal past that once collapsed the entire nation.
70-years ago, on 9th August 1945, America dropped its second atomic bomb on Nagasaki. It was the third day of the biggest nuclear war in the world history. Sumitery Taniguchi, an 86-years-old man is one among the millions of victims of that tragic atomic blast. The elderly man reveals his story and the effects of that unfortunate incident that he lived with all his life.
Sumitery Taniguchi was just 16 when the five-tonne plutonium bomb known as the "fat man" was exploded above the Japanese port city and took many lives. Also, left people with a suffering of a lifetime.
Even after 70-years, he is unable to straighten his left arm while his wife daily rubs moisturizer on his scars, because it burns.
During his treatment in the hospital, he heard nurses saying, "is the man here still breathing or not?" His state was very critical, and he remained unconscious for many days.
He and his group hope that no one will ever suffer from the pain of nuclear blast.
Well, "the end of the war" was what Sumitery wanted, and now he hopes that innocent people should never become victims of any war.