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In retaliation the US placed an embargo on the Japanese crippling their economy and state of mind. Japan Decided an attempt at destroying South Pacific fleet would handicap US capabilities in the conflict. The war Japan fought against the U.S. was a hopeless war for the Japanese because Japan’s national interest and the U.S one over China collided each other. The U.S had even explored the issue during some of its interwar “Fleet problems. In retaliation the US placed an embargo on the Japanese crippling their economy and state of mind.
As a result of the embargo unable to retreat, and convinced that the U.S. officials opposed further negotiations, Japan’s leaders came to the conclusion that they had to act swiftly. For their part, U.S leaders had not given up on a negotiated settlement, and also doubted that Japan had the military strength to attack the U.S. territory. Therefore they were stunned when the unthinkable happened and Japanese planes bombed the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor. Both the Japanese and the U.S. navies recognized the Pearl Harbor naval base as a potential target for hostile carrier air power. The Japanese navy scored a brilliant success and assured their ultimate defeat. The Japanese attack brought the U.S. into the war on December 8 and brought it in the war determined to fight to the finish.