THE WAR IS OVER! THE ALLIES WIN
September 2, 1945
HITLER KILLS HIMSELF
USA DROPS ATOMIC BOMB ON JAPANESE CITIES
August 8: Soviet Union declares war on Japan and invades Manchuria.
August 9: Nagasaki bomb dropped.
With the two atom bombs destroying anything in its path, and the Russian Army joining the war in the Pacific, the Japanese had no other choice but to surrender. The Japanese are known for their fight to the death mentality and the Atomic Bombs with the presence of the Red Army, gave Japan no other choice but to surrender.
HOW THE WORLD VIEWS THE U.S.A
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