On Friday, May 27, 2016, President Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. President to visit Hiroshima, Japan -- the site where United States dropped an atomic bomb on August 6, 1945.
A full transcript of Obama's address will be posted shortly. Watch video of the address below:
"We are not bound ... to repeat the mistakes of the past. We can learn. We can choose." —@POTUS speaks at Hiroshima. https://t.co/qLPoNEqlF9— White House Archived (@White House Archived)1464339860.0