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Hiroshima: Sadako and the paper cranes

Sadako Sasaki was a child in Hiroshima when the nuclear bomb dropped in 1945.

She died 10 years later, but sparked a paper crane-folding tradition that continues to this day.

  • 27 May 2016
  • From the section Asia
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