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    U.S. President Barack Obama steps from Marine One to board Air Force One at Chubu Centrair International Airport in Tokoname, Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016, en route to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni and on to Hiroshima

    US President Obama Arrives in Hiroshima for Peace Memorial Ceremony

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    US President Barack Obama has arrived in Hiroshima, Japan, with a special visit.

    HIROSHIMA (Sputnik) — US President Barack Obama has arrived in Hiroshima, Japan, where he will speak ahead of a Peace Memorial ceremony to service members at the Marine Corps Air Station in Iwakuni.

    Obama said Wednesday that the visit to Hiroshima would stress commitment to a nuclear-free world.


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