The biggest tank battle of all time took place in Ukraine on June 23,...

"Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941. Beginning on June 23 between Dubno, Lutsk and Brody...

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John Steinbeck describes the ruins of Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, St. Sophia and sarcophagus of Yaroslav...

"We went from this little plaster city, so new that it has not even been built yet, to the...

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" On 30 April 1945, after long days of street combat in Berlin, the 150th Division attacked the Reichstag. On 1...

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