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Operation Bagration
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Operation Bagration
July 6, 2020

Starting on June 22, 1944, the Soviet Union inflicted the biggest defeat in German military history. In the space of a month, Army Group Center, the hard strategic rock on which German domination of Russia’s heartland had rested for three years, was annihilated. It was a cataclysmic defeat on an even bigger scale than Stalingrad.

The Age of Chatham House and the British Roots of NATO
June 28, 2020

The “recovery of the United States” should seriously resonate with anyone with doubts over the role of the British Empire’s ambition to undo the international effects of the American Revolution.

The Age of Chatham House and the British Roots of NATO
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In Support of President Putin’s History of World War II
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In Support of President Putin’s History of World War II
June 26, 2020

The USSR was the ugly Cassandra, the truth-teller about the Nazi danger: almost everyone despised her and few would embrace her.

Defending History or Double Standard?
June 19, 2020

There is no equivalence between Western imperialists, colonizers and racists and Soviet war heroes. But there is a clear double standard in how demolishing the latter statues is somehow acceptable to Western governments. Because it fits a geopolitical agenda of rewriting the history of World War II to demean Russia.

Defending History or Double Standard?
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Battle of Belorussia – June 1944: The Greatest Victory That Still Shapes Our 21st Century World
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Battle of Belorussia – June 1944: The Greatest Victory That Still Shapes Our 21st Century World
June 17, 2020

The military dynamics established across Central Europe in June 1944 – that true Month of Victories – still drive our reality and shape our global destiny.

The Siege of Leningrad
June 13, 2020

The blockade of Leningrad, the Soviet Union’s second-largest city, lasted for 872 days and was one of the longest and most destructive sieges in history. A total of 642,000 Russian civilians died during the siege, hunger being the cause of death in 97% of cases. Although some historians classify it as genocide, the story of the siege of Leningrad is hardly part of the western collective memory.

The Siege of Leningrad
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The Battle of Moscow
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The Battle of Moscow
June 6, 2020

The Battle of Moscow was the first strategic defeat of the German army on the ground during the World War II. Moscow became the first capital city in continental Europe not to be captured as a result of German offensive.

So Who Defeated the Nazi Germany?
June 2, 2020

On May 8, 2020, the White House infamously tweeted “On May 8, 1945, America and Great Britain had victory over the Nazis!” sparking outrage on social media. President Trump’s administration failed to mention other Allies, most importantly, the Soviet Union. Let’s see who exactly won the victory over Nazis.

So Who Defeated the Nazi Germany?
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