The Biological Bombing Of Hiroshima Japan

955 WordsAug 29, 20144 Pages
August 6th, 1945 and September 11, 2001, are two days 56 years apart that share a history or terror, bloodshed and loss of life. Though both events are marked by a single attack from a foreign and source, the circumstances surrounding the attacks are drastically different. While the comparisons only found in the social and health consequences in the aftermath. Examining their similarities and difference can provide a better understand on the impact of one group or countries decisions to attack a state and the social and political consequences that follow. The anatomic bombing of Hiroshima Japan was conducted by the United States on August 6th, 1945 during the last months of the war. The explosion wiped out 90 percent of the city and immediately killed 80,000 people tens of thousands more would later die of radiation exposure (Bombing of Hiroshima). In the process decimating the city itself leaving it a wasteland. 56 years later on September 11, 2011, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Queda hijacked four airlines within the United States they then proceeded to carry out suicide attacked against the United States. Two of the planes where flown into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York while the others landed in a field and into the pentagon. The two events marked some of the saddest most horrific days in our worlds history creating discussion on the definition of terror. The differences between the logistics of these attacks are vast and

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