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Hiroshima: August 6 1945

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By Euronews
Hiroshima: August 6 1945

<p>As the Pacific War dragged on following the end of conflict in Europe. </p> <p>The United States, the UK and China called for the unconditional surrender of the Japanese armed forces or face “prompt and utter destruction.”</p> <p>Japan’s refusal to accept Allied demands led the US to drop an atomic bomb (Little Boy) on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on August 6 1945. </p> <p> </p>