On August 23, 1939, Soviet Russia and Nazi Germany signed the Molotov - Ribbentrop pact, named after the Soviet foreign minister Vyacheslav Molotov and the Nazi German foreign minister Joachim von Ribbentrop.
The biggest historical misconceptions regarding the Molotov - Ribbentrop pact is that it was a "non aggression" pact while in fact it was the exact opposite.
In reality it was in fact an "aggression" pact which made Soviet Russia and Nazi Germany allies, and en
The problem with celebrities is that people take them seriously.
Take Sting for example.
A few days ago Sting was in performing in Warsaw. He interrupted the concert and started telling his audience how ‘democracy is being destroyed’ in Poland and how they have to ‘fight to save it’!
All that based on the Polish oppositions’ complaints to the EU commission that the current Polish government’s court reforms are undemocratic. In reality they are similar to those in Austri
General Adolf Heusinger was Adolf Hitler's Chief of the General Staff of the Army during World War II.
With the outbreak of the Second World War Heusinger accompanied the German HQ field staff and assisted in the planning of operations in Poland, Denmark, Norway, and France and the Low Countries (coastal region in western Europe, consisting especially of the Netherlands and Belgium).
He was promoted to colonel on August 1, 1940 and became chief of the Operationsabteilu