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Sunao Tsuboi

Hugs and tears: Obama meets A-bomb survivors in Hiroshima

HIROSHIMA: Two men who suffered horrific injuries in the world's first nuclear strike seven decades ago came face-to-face Friday with the present-day commander-in-chief of the country that launched the attack. And one of them got a hug. Shigeaki Mori, 79, appeared overwhelmed with emotion as he shook hands with US President Barack Obama after a highly-charged ceremony in Hiroshima. "The president gestured as if he was going to give me a hug, so we hugged," Mori said of the embrace that was broadcast around the world.…