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Obama's Origami Cranes He Left Behind Touches Many Hearts


Offbeat  (tags: Obama, Hiroshima, origami, Peace Memorial Park )

Naoko
- 994 days ago - asahi.com
On his historic visit to ground zero, U.S. President Barack Obama surprised and touched officials at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum on May 27 with origami paper cranes he apparently made himself.



   

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Animae C (507)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 4:14 am
A lovely gesture.

Thanx Naoko
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 5:24 am
Things of beauty. . .
Thanks Naoko.
 

David C (81)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 6:54 am
thanks, let us hope his words can be heard by all and used to truly find peace w/out nuclear weapons
 

Nancy C (806)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 7:12 am
Beautiful. I hope the President's initiative will move forward in non-nuclear resolutions and not take steps backward amidst the upcoming elections...
 

Donna T (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 7:22 am
thank you
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 9:35 am
He's good, isn't he?
 

Connie O (45)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 1:01 pm
Beautiful!
 

Roro l (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 2:29 pm
thanks
 

Roro l (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 2:30 pm
thanks
 

Kay M (46)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 9:07 pm
Good evening and thank you for this article - which i read and noted- it was a lovely tribute -and they were well made - he must have practiced. I know there are some AMERICANS that did not want him to go-- I , myself am very happy he went - he may be the first - the only -and the last PRESIDENT ever able to go -if trump gets in - trump will undo all of the peace agreements we have with our friends - and trump will arm our enemies with nukes -so there will never be peace again- please go vote in NOVEMBER and pick a candidate that will keep us from getting into world war 3 -- take all your family and friends -so we may preserve our freedom and independence - and never go to war ever again- sincerely KAY M.
 

Trish K (29)
Monday May 30, 2016, 10:04 am
We must pursue peace and rid this world of nuclear weapons.
All nuclear weapon.
 
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