G8, Enniskillen

g8, enniskillen, fermanagh

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Japanese Buddhist Monk and anti-nuclear campaigner, Toyoshige Sekiguchi, standing at the Cenotaph in in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, on June 15, 2013, ahead of the G8 summit . Toyoshige Sekiguchi, from Japan, has spent the last nine days walking from Belfast to Enniskillen carrying a banner and beating a drum. The 48-year-old has has been marching for peace since 2009, and last year walked 200 miles from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to the USA’s G8 summit venue at Camp David in Maryland. “”I am peace walking for the abolition of nuclear weapons and nuclear power plants and to promote harmony of religions,” he said.

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