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Memo reveals WWII nuclear plans

Discussions took place in the UK about a possible chemical attack on Tokyo - a year before the US dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, wartime files released by the National Archives have revealed. Mark Dunton, contemporary records specialist at the archives, explains what the files contain.

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