Japan's atom-bomb survivors reflect on legacy

Japan is the only nation to have been attacked with nuclear weapons. So, unsurprisingly, the threats between North Korea and the US have made the Japanese people and their government very edgy.

by

    Japan is the only nation to have been attacked with nuclear weapons. So, unsurprisingly, the threats between North Korea and the United States have made the Japanese people and their government very edgy.

    Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from Tokyo, where he spoke to families affected by the 1945 atomic bombs and about the current crisis.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    How different voting systems work around the world

    How different voting systems work around the world

    Nearly two billion voters in 52 countries around the world will head to the polls this year to elect their leaders.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    The peace games: Dreaming big for South Sudan's youth

    The peace games: Dreaming big for South Sudan's youth

    A relatively new independence and fresh waves of conflict inspire a South Sudanese refugee to build antiwar video games.