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15/08/1945 Allied nations celebrate "Victory in Japan" day

Victory over Japan Day is the day on which Imperial Japan surrendered in World War II, in effect bringing the war to an end. Emperor Hirohito's announcement of Japan's acceptance of the terms of the Potsdam Declaration was broadcast to the Japanese people over the radio.


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