Hiroshima Day: Japan remembers World War 2 tragedy on its 77th anniversary

Saturday marked the 77th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombings, as cicadas shrilled in the heavy summer air, the Peace Bell sounded and the crowd, including Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, who is from Hiroshima, observed a moment of silence at the exact time the bomb exploded. (Photo: Kyodo via Reuters)