The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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August 19, 2022

Nuclear bombings on Hiroshima and Nagasaki It was an attack on the Japanese Empire with the United States' nuclear weapons. At the end of World War II By order of the President of the United States, Harry S. Truman, on August 6 and August 9, 1945, after a series of heavy bombing attacks on 67 Japanese cities, 6 months, the United States has left An atomic bomb, known today as a nuclear bomb nicknamed "Kid" or "Little Boy", hit Hiroshima on Monday, August 6, 1945, followed by "Fat Man". Or the second "Fatman" hit Nagasaki, detonating it slightly above the city. It is the only nuclear bomb ever used in war history. The explosions killed 140,000 in Hiroshima and 80,000 in Nagasaki by the end of 1945. The number of people who died immediately on the day of the explosion was about half the number. That said And in the later period, there are still tens of thousands of people who have died from injuries or from exposure to radioactive emissions from the explosion. Most of the casualties in both cities were civilians. Six days after the second bombing, Japan agreed to surrender to the Allies on August 15, 1945, and signed the surrendering instrument of the Pacific Ocean War that marked the end of World War II. Officially on September 2, 1945 (Nazi Germany officially signed the instrument declaring surrender and ending World War II in Europe on 5 May �