Second World War
# second-world-war - Today’s News
Gifts for all the family this Christmas
# second-world-war - Thursday 11 April, 2013
The structures were built for soldiers to keep watch over sea activity during the Second World War.
# second-world-war - Friday 8 March, 2013
Seven million people have died as a result of war in DR Congo since 1998 – making it the one of the deadliest conflicts since World War II, said the Minister for Trade and Development.
# second-world-war - Sunday 9 September, 2012
The Belgian Prime Minister said the country has been “complicit in the most abominable crime” by deporting tens of thousands of Jewish people to Nazi concentration camps during the war.
# second-world-war - Wednesday 29 August, 2012
Explosion damaged nearby properties, but none are in danger of collapse, according to local media reports.
# second-world-war - Saturday 28 July, 2012
Missile silos and Nazi bunkers have been converted into habitable homes, while other designers are focused on preparing shelters for surviving catastrophes.
# second-world-war - Sunday 24 June, 2012
# second-world-war - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
The Normandy landings got underway on this day 68 years ago.
# second-world-war - Friday 4 May, 2012
Edward Kennedy was fired after reporting the unconditional surrender of German generals to Allied forces.
# second-world-war - Thursday 29 March, 2012
Age is just a number to iconic woman in the Russian art world.
# second-world-war - Wednesday 30 November, 2011
The destruction of files relating to around 250 BND employees was discovered during a historical inquiry into the organisation’s links with Nazi Germany.
# second-world-war - Wednesday 17 August, 2011
After searching European and American archives from WWII, author Hal Vaughan claims he has found proof that Coco Chanel was an active Nazi agent during war.
# second-world-war - Friday 3 June, 2011
The remains of many of the US troops who fought in the Philippines in World War II have never been recovered.
# second-world-war - Monday 4 April, 2011
Nazi agents planned to assassinate Allied troops using poisoned foodstuffs and painkillers, as well as swastika emblazoned belt buckles that hid pistols.