Nuclear weapons ban not yet Canadian priority

600 Order of Canada recipients band together with one hope: A nuclear weapons-free world.

Murray Thomson
Published: Wednesday, 08/15/2012 12:00 am EDT

On Aug. 6, 1945, a single Allied nuclear bomb exploded over the city of Hiroshima, effectively reducing it to nuclear ash. An estimated 150,000 people were killed, half of them children under 10 years of age.

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