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The Forward
When Holocaust Survivor Tormented Hitler’s Henchman — as Told to ‘This American Life’extracted critical information about where the Allies should bomb, German weapo
When Holocaust Survivor Tormented Hitler’s Henchman — as Told to ‘This American Life’
The Forward / Posted 16 hours ago
extracted critical information about where the Allies should bomb, German weapons development and the structure of the German army, according to Duffin. One of the enigma machines the Nazis used to send coded messages was captured based on... Read more
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JTA
When a Jewish Holocaust survivor ‘pissed’ on Hitler’s henchmanintelligence about where the allies should bomb, about German weapons still bei
When a Jewish Holocaust survivor ‘pissed’ on Hitler’s henchman
JTA / Posted yesterday
intelligence about where the allies should bomb, about German weapons still being developed, about the structure of the German army. One of the Enigma machines was captured using intel discovered at P.O. Box 1142,” Duffin said, referring to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
German army wants security checks for recruits after admitting more than 60 Isil suspects in its ranksattracted to the army because they can use the training to plot future terror a
German army wants security checks for recruits after admitting more than 60 Isil suspects in its ranks
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
attracted to the army because they can use the training to plot future terror attacks in Germany, the document added. “The German army trains all of its members in the handling and usage of weapons of war,” it said, “[terrorists] could use those... Read more
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Daily Star
ISIS militants infiltrating the ARMY to train up for deadly terror attacks on westernerswarn dozens of jihadis have infiltrated the army ISIS militants and Islamist s
ISIS militants infiltrating the ARMY to train up for deadly terror attacks on westerners
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
warn dozens of jihadis have infiltrated the army ISIS militants and Islamist sympathisers are reportedly joining the German army to prepare for terrorist attacks. German spooks revealed 64 suspected jihadis have already infiltrated the armed... Read more
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dna
First images of Tom Hardy on sets of Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk' surfacecoastline in 1940s. Dunkirk revolves around allied soldiers from Belgium, Brit
First images of Tom Hardy on sets of Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk' surface
dna / Posted 2 days ago
coastline in 1940s. Dunkirk revolves around allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain and France who are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. The upcoming film has tapped Fionn Whitehead as the main... Read more
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The New Yorker
Eichmann in Jerusalemkilling of a mere eight thousand people], which was not so striking.” The incid
Eichmann in Jerusalem
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
killing of a mere eight thousand people], which was not so striking.” The incident took place in the autumn of 1941. The German Army had occupied the Serbian part of Yugoslavia six months earlier, and had been plagued by partisan warfare ever... Read more
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New Kerala
Tom Hardy begins shooting for Nolan's 'Dunkirk' - newkerala.com #110533in the 1940s, "Dunkirk" revolves around allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain a
Tom Hardy begins shooting for Nolan's 'Dunkirk' - newkerala.com #110533
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
in the 1940s, "Dunkirk" revolves around allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain and France who are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. The film also stars Fionn Whitehead and Harry Styles. The... Read more
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CNET
The Jagdwagen is Porsche's first real utility vehicleotherwise known as the coolest name ever attached to a Porsche. It was built t
The Jagdwagen is Porsche's first real utility vehicle
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
otherwise known as the coolest name ever attached to a Porsche. It was built to compete for a military contract with the German army in the 1950s. Sadly, low production volume and high costs made the Germans go with a competitor. Porsche built... Read more
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DW
This is 'going to be a tough call' |five years to get anywhere. Those responsible told me that according to regulat
This is 'going to be a tough call' |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
five years to get anywhere. Those responsible told me that according to regulations, no unchecked luggage is allowed on German army buses. So I dealt with it. This is why someone has to be present who is willing and able to make decisions. Were... Read more
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The Irish Times
A history of the Irish in the first World War in two dozen monumentsin 1915. Of the 2,200 Irish prisoners-of-war in Limburg, Casement only recruite
A history of the Irish in the first World War in two dozen monuments
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
in 1915. Of the 2,200 Irish prisoners-of-war in Limburg, Casement only recruited 55. One, Maurice Meade, fought with the German army, was caught by the British after the war and sentenced to death. He was reprieved and came home to fight with the... Read more
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DW
Berlin looks into pulling jets out of Turkey |defense spokesman Arnold told the Spiegel. Worst-case scenario Pulling out of
Berlin looks into pulling jets out of Turkey |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
defense spokesman Arnold told the Spiegel. Worst-case scenario Pulling out of Turkey would a "nightmare" for the German army, according to the article. The move would stop the anti "IS" sorties for at least two months, as well as raise... Read more
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express
Merkel could reintroduce CONSCRIPTION to army as Europe edges towards Russian conflictthe delivery of post in times of crisis, it states: "The quick and safe deliver
Merkel could reintroduce CONSCRIPTION to army as Europe edges towards Russian conflict
express / Posted 7 days ago
the delivery of post in times of crisis, it states: "The quick and safe delivery of messages with special importance to the German army (for example decisions concerning the reintroduction of conscription) will be carried out according to the terms... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Germany considers plan to bring back conscriptionOne section deals with “the quick and safe delivery of messages with special im
Germany considers plan to bring back conscription
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
One section deals with “the quick and safe delivery of messages with special importance to the German army (for example decisions concerning the reintroduction of conscription),” according to Spiegel magazine. Another refers to barracks... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Merkel Accused Of "Fearmongering" After Telling Germans To Stockpile Food "In Case Of Catastrophe"soil, de Maiziere ordered increased security presence at airports, train statio
Merkel Accused Of "Fearmongering" After Telling Germans To Stockpile Food "In Case Of Catastrophe"
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
soil, de Maiziere ordered increased security presence at airports, train stations and other public places, and added the"German army can play a domestic role in special cases." Which is ironic, because while Germans may or may not be freaking out... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Chilling rogues gallery of Nazi monsters unearthed for first time in 70 YEARSBoy' Designer of Uniforms, Drug addict, on trial in Nuremberg on all four count
Chilling rogues gallery of Nazi monsters unearthed for first time in 70 YEARS
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Boy' Designer of Uniforms, Drug addict, on trial in Nuremberg on all four counts of the indictment." BNPSHead of the German Army Wilhem Keitel - the third most senior Nazi tried at Nuremberg BNPSAlfred Jodl who signed the unconditional... Read more
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DW
Lithuania splurges on its largest ever military purchase, amid heighened Russia fears |limited conscription last year. German soldiers on a Boxer armoured fighting v
Lithuania splurges on its largest ever military purchase, amid heighened Russia fears |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
limited conscription last year. German soldiers on a Boxer armoured fighting vehicle during a presentation of the German army Despite these efforts, Lithuania remains largely dependent on its NATO partners to ensure its security. Germany... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chilling album of the mugshots and signatures of Hitler's henchmenWorld War. He was sentenced to death and hanged. The page above features the s
Chilling album of the mugshots and signatures of Hitler's henchmen
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
World War. He was sentenced to death and hanged. The page above features the signature and photograph of the head of the German Army Wilhem Keitel, the third most senior Nazi tried at Nuremburg behind Admiral Doenitz and Goering Field Marshall... Read more
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The New Statesman
What happens to Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins again?such as Gary Sheffield and William Philpott insist that the first day of the So
What happens to Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins again?
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
such as Gary Sheffield and William Philpott insist that the first day of the Somme was followed by 140 others in which the German army was irreparably ground down. For them, 1 July 1916 must be seen as the regrettable but necessary start of a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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The News-Times
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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CTV News
Montreal park to be renamed after Vimy Ridge following Parizeau controversyWar. Fighting together for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian C
Montreal park to be renamed after Vimy Ridge following Parizeau controversy
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
War. Fighting together for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps succeeded in capturing Vimy from the German army between Apr. 9 and 12, 1917. More than 10,000 Canadian soldiers were killed or wounded. The city named the park... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Looking for a tank? Museum has some for sale$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
Looking for a tank? Museum has some for sale
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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Connecticut Post
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on th
For sale: tanks, good condition, some used during D-Day.
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
$17,000 to $28,000 (15,000-25,000 euros) This 4x4 is equipped with a bar on the front bumper to cut barbed wire set by the German Army in Normandy. It also boasts a chemical decontaminator, a jerrican, a water bucket, a machine gun mount and a rear... Read more
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express
Tspiras DANCES on holiday as crisis-hit Greece escalates threat against Merkel's Germanyremarks came on the day of a commemoration for the 317 Greeks killed by occupyi
Tspiras DANCES on holiday as crisis-hit Greece escalates threat against Merkel's Germany
express / Posted 12 days ago
remarks came on the day of a commemoration for the 317 Greeks killed by occupying Nazi troops on August 16, 1943. The German army swarmed Kommeno and executed 119 women, 97 babies and 101 men before setting the whole village on fire. Mr... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The Marcos burialthe Lion of Verdun. As the allied commander during the battle of Verdun during
The Marcos burial
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
the Lion of Verdun. As the allied commander during the battle of Verdun during World War I, he stopped the advance of the German army and subsequently cemented his reputation as one of the ablest and respected French generals. He was eventually... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drone footage shows dig for fabled 'Nazi gold train'claims sparked gold fever as the world wanted to know if a train packed with ge
Drone footage shows dig for fabled 'Nazi gold train'
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
claims sparked gold fever as the world wanted to know if a train packed with gems and art had been buried by the retreating German army in the dying days of WWII Digging: The Polish army (pictured) was sent to the site in September to begin digging... Read more
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The New Statesman
Long shadows of old warssuch as Gary Sheffield and William Philpott insist that the first day of the So
Long shadows of old wars
The New Statesman / Posted 13 days ago
such as Gary Sheffield and William Philpott insist that the first day of the Somme was followed by 140 others in which the German army was irreparably ground down. For them, 1 July 1916 must be seen as the regrettable but necessary start of a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A love story that survived horrors of the Holocaust and withstands the test of timethe coming days this new love was tested. Sigi had been working in the munitio
A love story that survived horrors of the Holocaust and withstands the test of time
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
the coming days this new love was tested. Sigi had been working in the munitions workshop making bullets for the Nazi German army. He says he had been sabotaging the factory line — making bullets too small for the gun barrels. When he... Read more
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Daily Star
Digging starts on 'Nazi gold train' – secret riches hidden for decades could soon be foundbuilt for the Russian Tsars in the 19th century but its whereabouts has remaine
Digging starts on 'Nazi gold train' – secret riches hidden for decades could soon be found
Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
built for the Russian Tsars in the 19th century but its whereabouts has remained a mystery ever since it was looted by the German army in 1941. If found, experts believe the discovery would be worth over £500million.Hitler's advanced and bizarre... Read more
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Daily Mail
Treasure hunters begin digging to uncover lost Nazi gold trainsaid train was packed with £250million of gold, jewels gems and art Legend had
Treasure hunters begin digging to uncover lost Nazi gold train
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
said train was packed with £250million of gold, jewels gems and art Legend had it the train was buried by the retreating German army in 1945 A dig last year found no signs of a train but they did find 'anomalies' The excavation for the supposed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Ultimate Price: Can Military Sacrifice Trump Race? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsthe census contributed to the growing antisemitism that was also a factor in "s
The Ultimate Price: Can Military Sacrifice Trump Race? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
the census contributed to the growing antisemitism that was also a factor in "stab in the back" myth, in which the German army remained undefeated in the field but was betrayed at home by a coalition of socialists and Jews. This myth... Read more
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Scotsman
German veteran saved by Gordon Highlanders sent 90th birthday gifthis life or found a way to thank them for their help. However, his stepson, Ro
German veteran saved by Gordon Highlanders sent 90th birthday gift
Scotsman / Posted 15 days ago
his life or found a way to thank them for their help. However, his stepson, Roland Goerz, a lieutenant colonel in the German army, discovered the men were Gordon Highlanders. He contacted the regiment’s museum in Aberdeen and asked if they... Read more
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DW
WWII anniversary - Japanese PM vows to safeguard peace |bayonets and rifles are dummies. Instead of wearing a Japanese uniform, howeve
WWII anniversary - Japanese PM vows to safeguard peace |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
bayonets and rifles are dummies. Instead of wearing a Japanese uniform, however, Kawamoto is wearing the field grey of the German army in World War II, including a badge with a silver eagle holding a swastika emblem above his chest pocket. He says... Read more
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Hunts Post
Recommended DVD of the Weekinsights not only about the failure of Allied strategy and tactics but the impo
Recommended DVD of the Week
Hunts Post / Posted 15 days ago
insights not only about the failure of Allied strategy and tactics but the important tactical revolution that the German army went through to ensure they held off their enemy. There are new answers to the questions that still haunt us a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gory photos show ISIS jihadis are now deploying MUSTARD GAS in Iraqtests found traces of the chemical compound sulfur mustard (mustard gas) – a ch
Gory photos show ISIS jihadis are now deploying MUSTARD GAS in Iraq
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
tests found traces of the chemical compound sulfur mustard (mustard gas) – a chemical agent first produced by the German Army in 1916 and used against British Tommies in the trenches. Horrific: Blistering on Kurdish victims' arm, left and... Read more
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The Signal
David W. Hegg: Deception and moralityhusband morally wrong when he “lies” about how his wife actually looks in that
David W. Hegg: Deception and morality
The Signal / Posted 17 days ago
husband morally wrong when he “lies” about how his wife actually looks in that new outfit? And what about deceiving the German Army as to the time and place of the Normandy invasion? The fact is that history, and everyday life, are full of... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Test is tough to ‘beet’ for telling how sweet you are on Mantecato close its San Francisco factory. b) the Salinas earthquake that destroyed a
Test is tough to ‘beet’ for telling how sweet you are on Manteca
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
to close its San Francisco factory. b) the Salinas earthquake that destroyed an existing Spreckels Sugar plant. c) The German army destroying most of the beet sugar factories in Belgium and France at the outset of World War II. 6) What famous... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Nazi gold train hunt is back on: Scientists begin to digsaid train was packed with £250million of gold, jewels gems and art Legend had
The Nazi gold train hunt is back on: Scientists begin to dig
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
said train was packed with £250million of gold, jewels gems and art Legend had it the train was buried by the retreating German army in 1945 A dig last year found no signs of a train but they did find 'anomalies' Next week's excavation will be... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS trawls sand for fresh ammunition in North African desert1940 and 1943 British and Commonwealth troops, including the famous Desert Rats
ISIS trawls sand for fresh ammunition in North African desert
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
1940 and 1943 British and Commonwealth troops, including the famous Desert Rats, fought with Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's German army and his Italian allies for control of modern day Egypt, Libya and Tunisia. Egyptian sappers use specialist... Read more
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DW
Controversial move: Bundeswehr wants to recruit EU citizens |large figures, simply because of the language barrier. Of course, you have to s
Controversial move: Bundeswehr wants to recruit EU citizens |
DW / Posted 18 days ago
large figures, simply because of the language barrier. Of course, you have to speak German if you want to serve in the German army, and in addition to that there will be a number of legal problems. For example, countries with compulsive... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Surviving warwhen Zastrow's mother found her brother had left behind a starter pistol and so
Surviving war
The Newton Kansan / Posted 19 days ago
when Zastrow's mother found her brother had left behind a starter pistol and some ammunition when he went to join the German army."My mom, she dug up some lettuce in the garden, put the box in there and put the lettuce on top. Well, she didn't... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
CRAWFORD COMMENTARY | Who were our most-qualified candidates for President?Africa, many mistakes were made that cost thousands of lives. As well, the fail
CRAWFORD COMMENTARY | Who were our most-qualified candidates for President?
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
Africa, many mistakes were made that cost thousands of lives. As well, the failure of Allied Forces to keep pursing a German Army in disarray after the victory at Normandy and the liberation of France added months to the war in Europe and cost... Read more
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Mashable
After the games go: 17 haunting abandoned Olympic venuespool, sauna and hospital. Image: Athanasios Gioumpasis/Getty Images After the
After the games go: 17 haunting abandoned Olympic venues
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
pool, sauna and hospital. Image: Athanasios Gioumpasis/Getty Images After the Games it was used as barracks for the German army, passing into the hands of the Russian officers from 1945 until their withdrawal in 1992. The site is now a... Read more
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Daily Mail
A smirking extra ruins trailer for Christopher Nolan's film Dunkirk- taking centre stage. Dunkirk opens in 1940 with hundreds of thousands of Bri
A smirking extra ruins trailer for Christopher Nolan's film Dunkirk
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
- taking centre stage. Dunkirk opens in 1940 with hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops hemmed in by the German army on the beaches of northern France. Solitary: The chilling scenes were accompanied by no dialogue, just a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Chinese tourist mistaken for refugee in Germanyhis tour of Europe. "He spent 12 days trapped in our bureaucratic jungle becau
Chinese tourist mistaken for refugee in Germany
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
his tour of Europe. "He spent 12 days trapped in our bureaucratic jungle because we couldn't communicate," he said. A German army officer takes a photo of a refugee as he is registered as a refugee in Heidelberg, Germany. Photo: AP/Muhammed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Chinese tourist mistaken for refugee in Germanyhis tour of Europe. "He spent 12 days trapped in our bureaucratic jungle becau
Chinese tourist mistaken for refugee in Germany
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 days ago
his tour of Europe. "He spent 12 days trapped in our bureaucratic jungle because we couldn't communicate," he said. A German army officer takes a photo of a refugee as he is registered as a refugee in Heidelberg, Germany. Photo: AP/Muhammed... Read more
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