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Obama plans historic visit to Hiroshima: should he apologize for US dropping the atomic bomb?
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Plenty of the presidents detractors saw his visit as an apology and an affront to veterans.
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others saw the visit as a stance against future nuclear attacks.
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Especially because of the high number of civilian casualties in Hiroshima, supporters of Obama's visit felt his gesture was warranted.
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Supporters of the visit noted that bombing Hiroshima was different than any act of war that had ever come before it.
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Many commenters still argue that dropping the bomb was the right decision and should not be apologized for.
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A visit did not go far enough for those who consider the bombings war crimes.
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