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Operation Barbarossa: The Day Hitler Lost World War II
First victim of World War II; know who it was
Putin publicly praised pact between Hitler and Stalin in 2014
Pact between Hitler and Stalin marks European politics 80 years later
“Putin wants to prevent comparisons between Stalin and Hitler”
1939: Soviets invade Poland
EDDIE CHAPMAN THE SPY THAT DECEIVED FÜHRER’S TROOPS
100-year-old man accused of complicity in 3,518 deaths in Nazi concentration camp of SACHSENHAUSEN
The unusual 1967 interview with the “brain” of Nazism: “Hitler was bloodthirsty and exhibited sexual anomalies”
World War II Bomb kills two demining experts
Meet the Gloster Meteor: The Only Allied Jet Aircraft of World War II
During the Second World War, the German Luftwaffe developed several jet-powered aircraft, beginning with the Me-262, Me-163 Komet, and the He-162. These were unable to turn the tide simply because Germany wasn’t able to produce enough of the aircraft to make a difference. However, Germany wasn’t alone in utilizing a jet fighter during
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What?! 65,000 tonnes of Nazi chemical weapons were dumped in the Baltic Sea 70 years ago
A ticking time-bomb? After the hateful, murderous regime of the Nazis was defeated about 70 years ago thanks to the sacrifices of millions of people, the allied victors did something rather strange. Based on decisions made at the Potsdam Conference in 1945 where Stalin, Churchill, and Truman met, Britain and
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This Photographer Risked His Life to Document Jews’ Humanity in the Face of Nazi Cruelty
In Poland, a Jewish photographer risked everything to tell his people’s story When the Germans invaded Lodz, Poland, in September 1939, Henryk Ross, a former sports photographer from Warsaw, had just moved to the city. That December, the Nazis began plans to construct a ghetto for Jewish laborers. They ordered
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