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The Decision to Drop the Bomb [ushistory.org]


Regardless, on August 6, 1945, a plane called the Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima. Instantly, 70,000 Japanese citizens were ...

No Other Choice: Why Truman Dropped the Atomic Bomb on Japan ...


Aug 6, 2015 ... No Other Choice: Why Truman Dropped the Atomic Bomb on Japan ... that Japan was singled out for any other reason than it was still fighting.

The Real Reason America Dropped The Atomic Bomb. It Was Not ...


May 9, 2015 ... On August 6, 1945, the world, sadly, entered the atomic age. Without warning, a single nuclear bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima killed ...

Why Did the U.S. Decide to Drop the Bomb on Japan?


The Atomic Bomb Would Be Used on Japan, not Germany Soviet Decision to Enter the War against Japan Other Reasons for Dropping the Bomb The Potsdam  ...

Atomic Bomb-Truman Press Release-August 6, 1945


The world's first atomic bomb had been detonated. With the advent of the nuclear age, ... Five Reasons for Dropping the Atomic Bomb...According to J. Samuel ...

The Real Reason America Used Nuclear Weapons Against Japan. It ...


Apr 13, 2016 ... Secretary of War Stimson, visiting my headquarters in Germany, informed me that our government was preparing to drop an atomic bomb on ...

Was the US justified in dropping atomic bombs on Japan's ...


Aug 6, 2015 ... The first bomb, dropped on the city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, resulted in a death toll of around 135000. The second, which hit Nagasaki ...

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Did the US need to drop atomic bombs on ...


Aug 2, 2015 ... The two atomic bombs dropped on the cities in August 1945, ... Or was it a callous act of mass murder for reasons other than ending the war?

Reasons To Believe : The Ethics of Dropping the Atomic Bomb


The Ethics of Dropping the Atomic Bomb. September 1st, 2015. By Kenneth R. Samples. Coauthored with Michael Samples, presently a student at Riverside City ...

Should the U.S. have dropped the atomic bomb? | Debate.org


The dropping of those two atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki was very bad. .... No, because the reason the United States did this was just to intimidate ...

In August 1945, the United States used atomic bombs against the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after Japan refused to surrender to Allied Forces during World War II. Between 150,000 and 250,000 people were killed due to the bombings.
On August 15, 1945, six days after the bombing of Nagasaki, Japan surrendered to the Allied Forces. The bombings have been the only use of nuclear weapons in war to date.
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The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb: Arguments in Support


Jan 13, 2013 ... The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb: Arguments in Support ... have incurred extremely high casualties, for a variety of reasons. .... The U.S. dropped a bomb on Hiroshima, the Japanese surrendered, and the war was over.

Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima - Aug 06, 1945 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on Aug 06, 1945. Learn more about what happened today on History.

The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki


Many reasons are given as to why the US administration decided to drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Reasons include the following:.