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73 years ago, Allied bombers obliterated one of Europe's most beautiful cities — here are 18 photos of the bombing of Dresden
73 years ago, Allied bombers obliterated one of Europe's most beautiful cities — here are 18 photos of the bombing of DresdenWorld War II was more than three years old when Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt, and other Allied leaders met at Casablanca in January 1943, but the decisions made there would shape the rest of the war in Europe. During the conference, Allied leaders ...read more
Source: Business Insider on MSN.com
Published on Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:54:50 GMT
Harrowing World War Two archive footage shows the bombing of Dresden - 73 years on from the day the city was annihilated by Allied planes
Harrowing World War Two archive footage shows the bombing of Dresden - 73 years on from the day the city was annihilated by Allied planesHarrowing footage from World War Two showing the annihilation of the German city of Dresden by Allied forces has resurfaced on the anniversary of the bombings which killed up to 25,000 people. Video from 1945, shown as part of an American news report ...read more
Source: Daily Mail
Published on Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:09:00 GMT
How the insulin receptor works
How the insulin receptor worksShe works at the Institute for Pancreatic Islet Research/Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden (IPI/PLID) which is run by Helmholtz Zentrum München together with the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus of Technical University Dresden. “This technology ...read more
Source: HealthCanal
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:12:00 GMT
German Police Break Up neo-Nazi Rally Attended by Convicted Holocaust Denier
German Police Break Up neo-Nazi Rally Attended by Convicted Holocaust DenierPolice in the eastern German city of Dresden on Saturday dispersed a rally of neo-Nazis that was attended by convicted Holocaust denier Gerhard Ittner. About 200 participants were present at the rally, which was stopped as police said at least one speech ...read more
Source: Haaretz
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:22:00 GMT
Dresden marks World War II bombings
Dresden marks World War II bombingsSeveral hundred people in the German city of Dresden have marked the 73rd anniversary of the Second World War bombings of the city. They formed a human chain across the river Elbe and lit candles to embody the horrors of the war, On the night of February ...read more
Source: euronews
Published on Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:31:00 GMT
KAPASI: The Firebombing of Dresden
KAPASI: The Firebombing of DresdenNeither an industrial center nor a wartime hub, a defenseless Dresden, Germany, was firebombed by Allied aircraft mere months before German surrender, between Feb. 13 and 15 in 1945. A firestorm caused by the thousands of tons of explosives engulfed the ...read more
Source: The Hoya
Published on Wed, 14 Feb 2018 22:44:00 GMT
6 neo-Nazis attacked in German city of Dresden
6 neo-Nazis attacked in German city of DresdenBERLIN – Police in the eastern German city of Dresden say six neo-Nazis on their way home from a rally were attacked by a group of masked assailants believed to be leftist extremists. The dpa news agency reported Monday two of the neo-Nazis were beaten ...read more
Source: Fox News
Published on Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:24:00 GMT
Dresden 1945 - Total war amid the war
Dresden 1945 - Total war amid the warDresden thought it was safe, protected by its architectural beauty. But 73 years ago, the city paid an enormous price for Hitler's war, suffering bombing attacks of a ferocity unparalleled in Germany. Dresden 2004: The city council set up an ...read more
Source: dw.com
Published on Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:43:00 GMT
Skeleton is packing up and leaving for Germany
Skeleton is packing up and leaving for GermanyThe Estonian Ultracapacitor manufacturer, Skeleton Technologies, is reportedly shutting down in Estonia to move its entire production to Dresden, Germany this summer. The company will close shop at its manufacturing facility in Viimsi in northern Estonia ...read more
Source: Evertiq
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 10:25:00 GMT
Bombing of Dresden
Bombing of DresdenFrom February 13 to February 15, 1945, during the final months of World War II (1939-45), Allied forces bombed the historic city of Dresden, located in eastern Germany. The bombing was controversial because Dresden was neither important to German wartime ...read more
Source: History
Published on Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:28:02 GMT