Kerry apology for Hiroshima bombing not on table: US official

US Secretary of State John Kerry (3rd R) and Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (2nd R) talk during a tour of the Itsukushima Shrine on April 10, 2016John Kerry will not apologise for the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima during his visit to the city for weekend G7 talks, a State Department official said Sunday. Speculation has been building that Kerry’s planned visit to a Hiroshima blast memorial on Monday could see the US secretary of state issue a first-ever apology for the wartime attack.

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