Dropping the bombs also kept the Soviets, and ultimately the ChiComs out of Japan.
How would you have liked 5-10 years after Tojo’s defeat to have to return to Japan to fight the Reds?
Garde la Foi, mes amis! Nous nous sommes les sauveurs de la République! Maintenant et Toujours!
(Keep the Faith, my friends! We are the saviors of the Republic! Now and Forever!)
LonePalm, le Républicain du verre cassé (The Broken Glass Republican)