Hiroshima and Nakasaki War Crimes - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 21.08.13 | 07:36 (IDT)

    Targeting civilian populations is a war crime. At the time those bombs were dropped Japan was suing to surrender. There was absolutely no need to use those weapons of nuclear mass destruction. After the fact there were only rationalizations to assuage guilt and to prevent prosecutions of the war criminals.

    from the article: Heads must roll: There's only one way to repair Israeli-Japanese ties
    First published 16:19 19.08.13 | Last updated 16:19 19.08.13
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