Tags » Allied Powers

WWII fighter plane is pulled from the Kerch Straight between Crimea and mainlaind Russia after 70 years underwater

A World War II fighter aircraft was dredged up from the bottom of the Kerch Strait between Crimea and mainland Russia on Saturday.

The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk fighter aircraft, leased from the US to the Soviet Red Army, spent about 70 years underwater until divers spotted it nearly four miles from the coast. 211 more words


US efforts to respond to Holocaust "pushed back by anti-semites in the US State Department"

Allied forces knew about Holocaust two years before discovery of concentration camps, secret documents reveal
by Andrew Buncombe
April 18, 2017

The Allied Powers were aware of the scale of the Jewish Holocaust two-and-a-half years earlier than is generally assumed, and had even prepared war crimes indictments against Adolf Hitler and his top Nazi commanders. 99 more words