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Prince Harry visits WWII battle site in Italy

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 17:26

Britain`s Prince Harry visited Cassino in Italy on Sunday for the 70th anniversary of a key World War II battle in which tens of thousands died.

Vladimir Putin hails return of Crimea to Russia as restoration of `historic justice`

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 17:26

In a triumphant spectacle, President Vladimir Putin hailed the return of Crimea to Russia as the restoration of "historic justice" today before a jubilant, welcoming crowd on the holiday that Russians hold dearest to their hearts.

Record Holocaust commemoration march in Hungary

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 00:09

Hungary`s annual "March of Life" commemorating the Holocaust drew a record 25,000 people on Sunday as part of events marking 70 years since the start of mass deportations of Hungarian Jews in World War II.

Sub records detailed images of WWII wreck

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 23:07

A Massachusetts-based company says one of its unmanned submarines has recorded some of the most detailed images of two American ships that sank off the coast of England during World War II.

WWII film on George Patton shows he was assassinated by Russians

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 15:13

A film based on George Patton has shown that the WWII General was assassinated by the Russians.

China releases list of 34,000 Chinese kept in Japan WWII camps

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 20:18

Stepping up its campaign against Japan over the excesses committed by its troops during World War II, China on Saturday released a list of over 34,000 Chinese who were forced into Japanese labour camps.

Japan says puzzled by new China WWII national days

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 12:07

Tokyo on Friday said it is puzzled over why Beijing approved national remembrance days to commemorate the Nanjing Massacre and its defeat in World War II, after decades of Japanese pacifism.

Over 2,000 evacuated as WWII bomb found in Hong Kong: Police

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 20:43

More than 2,000 people were evacuated and roads closed in central Hong Kong Thursday after a World War II bomb weighing almost a tonne was discovered on a construction site, police said.

Russian providers drop opposition TV after WWII poll

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 03:32

Russia`s main opposition television channel has said that viewers across the country had their access cut after senior officials reacted furiously to a poll on World War II.

World War II aircraft wreckage recovered in Manipur

Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 11:24

Wreckage of an aircraft believed to be from the Second World War has been found by residents of an interior village in Manipur at Konu hill in Senapati district.

Germany urges Japan to deal `honestly` with WWII past

Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 19:15

Germany said Monday it tried to deal "honestly" with its World War II past and urged Japan to do the same after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s visit to a controversial war shrine.

WWII bomb spoils Christmas cheer in Belgian city

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 04:09

The discovery of an unexploded World War II bomb today in the Belgian city of Ghent spoiled Christmas Eve celebrations as dozens were evacuated, police said.