The atomic bombings of the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan were conducted by the United States during the final stages of World War II in 1945. The two events are the only use of nuclear weapons in war to date.
Following a firebombing campaign that destroyed many Japanese cities, the Allies prepared for a costly invasion of Japan.
On 26 July 1945, threatening Japan with "prompt and utter destruction". The Japanese government ignored this ultimatum. American airmen dropped Little Boy on the city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, followed by Fat Man over Nagasaki on 9 August.
Voices taken from BBC's documentary called "Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki".
Guitars and basses: Rodrigo Pacote
Drum loop 1: Pieropeluche
Drum loop 2: Dirtyjewbs
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Music and video produced and edited by Rodrigo Pacote