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The US drops an atomic bomb on Hiroshima in 1945

Written by Javed Iqbal

August 6, 1945 marked the beginning of the end of World War II when the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima *** a short time ago, an American plane dropped a bomb on Hiroshima, destroying its usefulness to the enemy. The blast, equivalent to 15,000 tons of TNT, instantly killed 80,000 people and injured another 35,000 and tens of thousands more. Eventually died after suffering radiation poisoning As a result of the attack, the race to create the atomic bombs started five years before the bombing of Hiroshima in 1940, after the United States heard that Nazi Germany was researching nuclear technology, the United States successfully launched a *** bomb in the New Mexico desert in July 1945. And although Germany had already surrendered two months earlier, the war against Japan continued to rage. The president at the time, President Harrys Truman ordered the use of nuclear weapons against Japan as a *** way to hasten the end of the war and prevent American losses. In just three days after the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Truman ordered another *** bomb to be dropped on the city not Sake. This time killed almost 40,000 more people. Less than *** weeks later, Japan, destroyed from the world’s most powerful weapons tree, announced its surrender, ending World War II. During the announcement, Japan’s Emperor Hiroshi Edo referred to the *** bomb as quote, *** new and most cruel bomb, Truman defended the nuclear attacks as *** retaliation for the bombing of the US naval base, Pearl Harbor in 1941, which killed more than 2400 Americans to this day. The bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are the only two times nuclear weapons have been used in warfare.

This day in history: The US drops an atomic bomb on Hiroshima in 1945

On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima – becoming the only country to ever use nuclear weapons in wartime. Watch the video above to learn more President Harry S. Truman made the decision to use the atomic bomb against Japan in hopes that it would hasten the end of World War II, and also in retaliation for their attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, which killed more than 2,400 Americans.” The Japanese began the war from the air at Pearl Harbor. They have been repaid many times over. And the end is not yet,” Truman wrote in a statement announcing the atomic attack. Video below: President Truman announces atomic bomb dropped on HiroshimaA bomb explosion, equivalent to the force of 15,000 tons of TNT, instantly killed 80,000 people and injured another 35,000. At least 60,000 more died in the years after from the radiation poisoning they suffered as a result. The United States began working on developing the atomic bomb in 1940 after being made aware that Nazi Germany was researching how to create nuclear weapons. The US launched its first successful a-bomb test in the desert of New Mexico in July 1945 – and although Germany had already been defeated, the war was still raging against Japan. Three days after the bombing of Hiroshima on August 9, 1945, the United States dropped another atomic bomb over Japan on the city of Nagasaki – instantly killing nearly 40,000 more people. Less than a week later, Japan announced its surrender on August 14, 1945. Japan formally surrendered in writing on September 2, 1945, officially ending World War II.

On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima – becoming the only country to ever use nuclear weapons in wartime.

Watch the video above to learn more

President Harry S. Truman made the decision to use the atomic bomb against Japan in the hope that it would hasten the end of World War II, and also in retaliation for their attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harborwhich killed more than 2,400 Americans.

“The Japanese began the war from the air at Pearl Harbor. They have been repaid many times over. And the end is not yet,” Truman wrote in a announcement announcing the nuclear attack.

Video below: President Truman announces atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima

The A-bomb explosion, equivalent to 15,000 tons of TNT, instantly killed 80,000 people and injured another 35,000. At least 60,000 more died in the years after from the radiation poisoning they suffered as a result.

The United States began working on developing the atomic bomb in 1940 after being made aware that Nazi Germany was researching how to create nuclear weapons. The US launched its first successful bomb test in the New Mexico desert in July 1945 – and although Germany had already been defeated, the war was still raging against Japan.

Three days after the bombing of Hiroshima, on August 9, 1945, the United States dropped another atomic bomb on Japan, on the city of Nagasaki – instantly killing almost 40,000 more people.

Less than a week later, Japan announced its surrender on August 14, 1945. Japan formally surrendered in writing on September 2, 1945, officially ending World War II.


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