63 years ago President Harry S. Truman Gave a speech before The Nation: STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT ANNOUNCING THE USE OF THE A-BOMB AT HIROSHIMA
<ul><li>Sixteen Hours Ago an American airplane dropped one bomb on Hiroshima, an important Japanese Army base. </li></ul><ul><li>That bomb had more power than 20,000 tons of T.N.T. It had more than two thousand times the blast power of the British "Grand Slam" which is the largest bomb ever yet used in the history of warfare . </li></ul>
<ul><li>Superfortress Bomber "Enola Gay” </li></ul><ul><li>dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima </li></ul>
<ul><li>Little Boy was the codename of the atomic bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6 </li></ul>
According to published US Army figures 66,000 people were killed as a direct result of the Hiroshima blast, and 69,000 were injured to varying degrees.
By the end of 1945, because of the lingering effects of radioactive fallout and other after effects, the Hiroshima death toll was probably over 100,000. The five-year death total may have reached or even exceeded 200,000, as cancer and other long-term effects took hold .
The late effects of radiation among the atomic-bomb survivors
Fat Man is the codename for the atomic bomb that was detonated over Nagasaki , Japan , by the United States on August 9 , and was dropped from a B-29 bomber “Bockscar”.
An estimated 39,000 people were killed outright by the bombing at Nagasaki; a further 25,000 were injured Thousands more died later from related blast and burn injuries, and hundreds more from radiation illnesses from exposure to the bomb's initial radiations .
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Said loud and clear the following words: Today, Atom work expanding in Iran They said its for peace…but…
“ Although the main solution is for the elimination of the Zionist regime”
“ Our dear Imam said that the occupying regime must be wiped off the map and this was a very wise statement .
“ “ Our dear Imam said that the occupying regime must be wiped off the map and this was a very wise statement . "
“ The Zionist regime is pressuring White House officials to attack Iran. If they commit such a stupidity, Tel Aviv and US shipping in the Persian Gulf will be Iran’s first targets and they will be burned”