Looking back there are a lot of impacts that could have been prevented if the

Looking back there are a lot of impacts that could

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Looking back there are a lot of impacts that could have been prevented if the atomic bombs wren’t dropped but at the time the governments main focuses were elsewhere. President Truman didn’t know anything about the Manhattan Project until he took over President
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Roosevelt's position in April of 1945 but ultimately he was the one who made the difficult decision. By June Truman made the decision to use the atomic bombs if Japan didn’t surrender after the plan to bomb Japan was revealed. America gave Japan a warning and a chance to surrender but Japan didn’t issue a clear response which solidified Tuman's decision for the bombing. The main reason that the United States even got involved with Japan is due to the Domino Theory which believed that communism can be spread from country to country if it wasn’t stopped. Truman knew that the Soviet Union was going to attack Japan but due to America’s fear of the spread of communism he believed having Japan surrender with the atomic bomb will end the war and end the further influence of the Soviet Union. There were
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