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Spanish Civil War volunteers 'risked all to fight fascism'

<b>The first minister has paid tribute to the Welsh volunteers who fought for the International Brigade in the Spanish Civil War which began 80 years ago.</b><p>About 200 people from Wales helped the elected Republican government fight the fascist forces of General Franco.<p>Carwyn Jones said he was "honoured" …

6 Unsettling Mysteries of the Spanish Civil War

The Spanish Civil War saw the death of a half-million people between 1936 and 1939, but outside of Spain, it gets little space in history books …

War

One of UK's last World War Two heroes who fought in Battle of Britain dies age 96

One of the last remaining Spitfire pilots who fought in the Battle of Britain during World War Two has died.<p>Nigel Drever, who passed away at the age …

Battle of Britain

Hurricane fighter flies again as tribute to Australian pilot who died in Battle of Britain

WITH heads bowed at 11am, Australia will today remember the sacrifice of our men and women who died in war.

Battle of Britain

Check out this awesome tribute to the pilots who fought in the Battle of Britain with RAF’s No. 303 Polish Fighter Squadron

An interesting composite photo pays homage to the Polish pilots who fought in the Battle of Britain. Konrad “kifcio” Kifert, member of the Air-Action …

Was Pearl Harbor an 'Inside Job'?

A Facebook post poking fun at flat-earth believers and conspiracy theorists went viral on 29 December 2016, claiming that the 7 December 1941 attack …

It's been 76 years since the Battle of Britain — here are 15 photos of the Nazi onslaught in the skies of England

2 PHOTOS<p>76 years since the Battle of Britain<p>See Gallery<p>76 years since the Battle of Britain<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>of<p>SEE ALL<p>BACK TO SLIDE<p>By mid-1940, Nazi Germany had swept over Western Europe, conquering France and holding territory from the English Channel …

AOL

10 key Second World War dates you need to know

From epic battles to atomic bombs, Professor Jeremy Black rounds up 10 of the most significant Second World War dates…<p><i>A mushroom cloud over Nagasaki</i> …

World History

The Turning Points In World War 2

The great strategic turning points in World War 2 , here is my list, explained :<p>Great Britain and France declare war<p>1939 - In response to Hitler's …

75 Years After Pearl Harbor, The Threat Of Internment Returns

Seventy-five years ago, the Japanese military launched a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor that launched the US into World War II. The Japanese Prime …

Civil Rights

Pearl Harbor Navy salvage diver dies at 103

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ken Hartle, who as a Navy diver during World War II had the grim task of retrieving bodies from ships sunk by the Japanese at Pearl …

Who Will Pay $300,000 for Hitler's Bunker Phone?

If you have hundreds of thousands of dollars and are extremely creepy, you can now buy a one-of-a-kind piece of history: Adolf Hitler’s personal …

World History

7 Things You May Not Know About the Spanish Civil War

The rebels expected to take control quickly.A cadre of rebel army officers began plotting to overthrow the government as soon as a leftist coalition …

What the Spanish civil war can reveal about Syria | Middle East

As the battle for Aleppo continues unabated, this intense episode in the Syrian civil war harkens back to a vicious battle for another Mediterranean city, Barcelona, during the Spanish civil war.<p>July 2016 marked the 80-year anniversary of the outbreak of the conflict in Spain, lasting from 1936 to …

World in crisis or back to normal soon? I think I know... | Nick Cohen

Trump’s victory shows we have reached a turning point and the left must change to survive<p>When respectable commentators tell us the crisis will blow over, they are usually right. Most of the time, the shock passes and the status quo reasserts itself. Most of the time, men of the world can lie back …

Is the history of the 1930s repeating itself?

Across the developed world, the hold of traditional centrist parties seems to be slipping away with the rise of extreme right-wing nationalist …

Spanish civil war art to be shown in London

Exhibition celebrates Spain’s 1937 International Exposition pavilion, which showcased works by Picasso and Miró<p>An exhibition coming to London in January will attempt to recreate the impact of the Spanish pavilion of 1937, a little gallery built as cheaply as possible at the Paris International …

England and Scotland's battle of Britain marked by poor football

LONDON -- England vs. Scotland is the world's oldest international fixture, dating back to 1872, and at times it seemed both sides were dramatically …

Soccer

World War II: Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain, during World War II, the successful defense of Great Britain against unremitting and destructive air raids conducted by the German …

We’re for Sydney | Daily Telegraph

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Oldest Pearl Harbor survivor in 3 North Sound counties dies

Loading...<p>The oldest Pearl Harbor survivor of Islands, San Juan, and Skagit counties died in early February.<p>Jerry Wachsmuth was a 20-year-old …

Pearl Harbor

Donald Trump using Adolf Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' playbook, says world expert on Nazi leader

A leading expert on the Nazi party has said there are similarities between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler.<p>Both men "bluffed" their way into power, …