Why did the Americans drop the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima

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Why did the Americans drop the Atomic Bomb? The atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 killed hundreds of thousands of Japanese people. To this day, people still speculate why President Truman made the decision to drop the first bomb on Hiroshima on the fateful early-morning of August 6th, a bomb which caused horrific deaths and appalling radiation sickness that would last for many years to come. It has been quoted that from only …

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…the American domination over Russia. When Albert Camus said that when the bomb was dropped mankind had “surely reached its final degree of savagery” he was right. The destructive decision of President Truman to drop the atomic bombs on the Japanese towns of Hiroshima and Nagasaki means that today every single inhabitant of the world has to live with the fear that one day, nuclear weapons may mean the end of life on our planet.