Crowds attend candle float for Hiroshima victims at Lake Tjörnin in Reykjavik

Floating candles for a nuclear-weapon free world.

Floating candles for a nuclear-weapon free world. mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

 The annual candle float in memory of the victims of the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 took place at Lake Tjörnin in Reykjavik last night. 

The ceremony, held to protest nuclear weapons, was attended by crowds of people. 

"Hiroshima- never again:"

"Hiroshima- never again:" mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

mbl.is/Kristinn Magnússon

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