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The bombs dropped in Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6th, 1945 was completely necessary. It efficiently ended the horrible World War II. Japan also needed to learn the error of their ways which started the whole Development of atomic weapons. It ended other conflicts with Japan. Dropping the bomb helped the Japans economy. Those are just some of the many reasons why it was right to bomb Japan.

On August 9, 1945, President Harry Truman decided to drop and atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan. A few days later, this resulted in Japan surrendering and World War II ending. So, the United States dropping the atomic bomb resulted in ending the war quickly and saving more lives. If we didn't drop those bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki an invasion would've been necessary and in result, more lives would've been lost. It was right for us to drop the bomb.

The Japanese military was very powerful. Being that they rarely ever gave up. After Pearl Harbor, they had to be shown the mistake of their actions. After 2 atomic bombings, a bunch of conventional bomb droppings, and attacked by the Soviet Union, the government refused to surrender. The Japanese cabinet meet and agreed to surrender and World War II had finally ended. That shows that even through roughest t situation Japan has a really hard time giving up.

The atomic bomb ended many conflicts with Japan. It also changed the technology of war making it more deadly. After we defeated Japan a democratic government was put there. Because of us bombing them, it resulted in them finding more technology and economic success. So although it killed many people over all Japan was improved in the end.

In conclusion, the bombings in Japan were right because it ended World War II, it put Japan in their place and ended many other conflicts with Japan. It wasn't the best thing to do because it killed so many lives…...

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