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VJ Day: the UK marks the 75th anniversary of the Japanese surrender in 1945

Boris Johnson and Prince Charles Declared VJ Day on Saturday, commemorating the Ending of the Second World War seventy-five Decades Back when Japan surrendered.

In the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire in England on Saturday, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla placed flowers in remembrance of people who perished.

Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson also laid flowers of remembrance and observed a 2-minute silence.

The Japanese surrender in 1945 came after the United States dropped two nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, killing as much as 200,000 by US quotes.

Tens of thousands of British troops were made to withstand Japanese prisoner of war camps – most of them expired.

The Scottish bagpipes were performed HMS Belfast in London and in a memorial for people who died as prisoners forced to construct a railway from Burma into Thailand.

Japan’s defeat was remembered in Tokyo on Saturday; Emperor Naruhito headed a ceremony honoring the three million Japanese who died in the war.

Even though Prime Minister Shinzo Abe claimed such a war could never occur again he especially didn’t apologize to the nation’s atrocities.