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Though Japan announced plans to surrender in World War II within days of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, it took weeks before the brutal war officially came to a close — the reason “V-J Day” is observed on a few different days. 287 more words
Agent Zigzag; Operation Mincemeat; Double Cross and A Spy Among Friends
Author: Ben MacIntyre
ISBN (UK editions): 9781408811498 – 9781408809211 – 9781408830628 – 9781408851722… 417 more words
On August 31, 1939, German SS operatives perpetrated a false flag attack to create an excuse for invading Poland.
Most of what we know of the attack, known as the Gleiwitz Incident, was revealed in an affidavit by SS-Sturmbannführer Alfred Naujocks during the Nurumberg Trials. 488 more words
WARSAW, Poland – Polish authorities have blocked off a wooded area near a railroad track after scores of treasure hunters swarmed southwest Poland looking for an alleged Nazi gold train. 259 more words