State Duma chief suggests trying US for WW2 nuke attacks

publicerad 28 december 2014
- av NewsVoice

v The Russian Lower House speaker wants to instigate an international investigation into the 1945 nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the US military – a possible crime against humanity with no statute of limitation.

Text: | Sergei Naryshkin – Photo: Mihail Mokrushin

“Next year we will have the 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trial and also the same anniversary of the first and only nuclear bombings of two civilian cities – Hiroshima and Nagasaki. It is not incidental that I mention these events together. I think we should discuss this topic together with lawyers and specialists in international law – for crimes against humanity have no statute of limitation, ” Sergey Naryshkin told the presidium of the Russian History Society.

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