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Ōkunoshima: Japan’s Rabbit Island

Ōkunoshima is a 2 km long island located in southern Japan, in Hiroshima Prefecture. Between 1926 and 1945 chemical weapons, such as mustard gas, were produced on this island under inhumane working conditions. In 1938 it was turned into a restricted military area and removed from all registers, marine maps and history books. In addition, ...