Dozens of tons of ammunition defused in Hesse

Aviator bombs, grenades, rifle ammunition: the explosive remains of the Second World War are constantly being discovered in Hesse. Thousands of people had to leave their homes and apartments as a result in 2021. According to a preliminary assessment, around 72 tons of this war heritage in Hesse had been defused by the end of […]

Fall of the USSR: in Russia, the teaching of history is still far from objective

Published on : 21/12/2021 – 00:03 Our series on 30 years since the fall of the Soviet Union. A page of recent history which has become a very sensitive political issue, its teaching, especially from the Stalinist period. From our correspondent in Moscow, One Wednesday afternoon in Moscow, a class visiting the city’s gulag museum: […]

Pearl Harbor, the Japanese surprise attack that brought the United States to war

On December 7, 1941, the Japanese army attacked the American base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii by surprise, killing 2,400 people and causing the United States to enter World War II. Eighty years later, this date is still very important in the collective American memory. “I reached the deck of the boat and our anti-aircraft […]

United States: after Pearl Harbor, camps of shame for people of Japanese descent

Published on : 12/12/2021 – 12:45 It is a little-known chapter in American history: after the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the United States forcibly displaced 120,000 people of Japanese origin in ten internment camps scattered throughout the United States. A new generation of Americans is reclaiming this painful past and fighting for the […]

Pearl Harbor, the Japanese surprise attack that brought the United States to war

On December 7, 1941, the Japanese army attacked the American base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii by surprise, killing 2,400 people and causing the United States to enter World War II. Eighty years later, this date is still very important in the collective American memory. “I reached the deck of the boat and our anti-aircraft […]

former Republican Senator Bob Dole has passed away

He is a heavyweight in American politics who died this Sunday. Former Republican Senator Bob Dole has died at the age of 98. “It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole passed away early this morning in his sleep,” tweeted the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, which bears his wife’s name. […]

Steinmeier for more open dealings with the Bundeswehr | Currently Germany | DW

Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned on the day of national mourning that society should grapple with the Bundeswehr as a parliamentary army. In a memorial hour in the Bundestag he called for “the speechlessness of many parts of society towards our army” to be overcome. “That is today’s assignment,” he said at the memorial hour. […]

United States: remembrance of WWII and the Holocaust in Texas

Published on : 11/11/2021 – 00:03 The Holocaust Museum in Houston, Texas. © CC0 Wikimedia Commons WhisperToMe This Thursday, November 11, the last Companion of the Liberation Hubert Germain is buried in Mont-Valérien, the main place of execution of resistance fighters during the Second World War. This ceremony, chaired by Emmanuel Macron, is of course […]

United States: remembrance of WWII and the Holocaust in Texas

Published on : 11/11/2021 – 00:03 The Holocaust Museum in Houston, Texas. © CC0 Wikimedia Commons WhisperToMe This Thursday, November 11, the last Companion of the Liberation Hubert Germain is buried in Mont-Valérien, the main place of execution of resistance fighters during the Second World War. This ceremony, chaired by Emmanuel Macron, is of course […]

Company of Heroes 3: We play the pre-alpha of the new RTS!

Game arrives trying to bring back the best of the franchise Company of Heroes 3 arrives with the tough mission of returning the franchise to glory. The first game solidified a fan base, while the sequel brought a lot of problems, from a DLC policy that overly fragmented the game – and forced consumer goodwill […]