In the nicest way possible under the circumstances, and in the true spirit of international co-operation, cultural authorities in Berlin and Moscow are at last doing their best to paper over a potential scandal that has bothered museums in both countries since the 1940s. 856 more words
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When the German battleship Bismarck sank HMS Hood on May 24, 1941, it sent shock waves across Britain and the empire.
The blast of heavy shells between the behemoths resonated both in Whitehall and Berlin. 641 more words