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Q: Why did President Truman feel he had no choice but to drop the atomic bombs? He feared that Japan would mount a fresh attack on US forces. He felt that without the bomb a costly invasion would be
necessary. He feared a Japanese invasion of the California coast. He believed he needed to defeat Japan first before defeating Germany.
A: President Truman stated that "his decision to bomb Japan will save life on both sides." Please refer to this link for more details about my answer:
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User: Why did President Truman feel he had no choice but to drop the atomic bombs? He feared that Japan would mount a fresh attack on US forces. He felt that without the bomb a costly invasion would be necessary. He feared a Japanese invasion of the California coast. He believed he needed to defeat Japan first before defeating Germany.

Weegy: President Truman stated that "his decision to bomb Japan will save life on both sides." Please refer to this link for more details about my answer:
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User: While President Truman ultimately made the decision to drop the atomic bombs, the Manhattan Project and the development of those bombs was a decision made by President Franklin Roosevelt General Dwight D. Eisenhower Prime Minister Winston Churchill scientist Albert Einstein

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