On August the 8th Ambassador MARIC laid flowers on the monument commemorating victims of atomic bombing in the Park of Peace in NAGASAKI. Ambassador MARIC will attend the memorial ceremony on August the 9th which will be opened by the the songs of peace played by survivors HIBAKUSHA choir .
During the talks with the organizers of the memorial ceremony the Ambassador sressed the importance of the coomemoration and of survivors’ testamonies in assuring and building world peace as one of the highest values of civilization. He also welcomed the efforts of NAGASAKI that further promote denuclearization.
A letter of gratitude from the NAGASAKI Mayor’s office showed appreciation for Ambassador’s aknowledgement and support to the 72nd commemoration ceremony held from the 7th to the 9th August.