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# World War Two

Last month
June 2024
More armed conflicts were fought last year than any other since end of World War Two
Last year
2023
Pencil belonging to Hitler sells for £5,400, one tenth of pre-auction estimate
All time
Four injured after Second World War bomb explodes at Munich construction site
60,000 people leave homes in Frankfurt so huge WWII bomb can be defused
Remains of bodies from migrant boat that drowned 800 to be raised off Italy
How a notorious Nazi war criminal was banned from his picturesque Waterford hideaway
Goodbye letter from Dutch resistance fighter delivered 70 years on
TV station uses Nazi Holocaust symbol in a story about Jewish holiday
Apparently the Nazis were high on a crystal meth-style drug
Japan's PM criticised for not apologising for forcing women into sex trade
Watch this 92-year-old woman fly a Spitfire war plane
Irish D-Day veteran awarded France's highest military honour
The grim fate of Soviet and Italian troops sent to Nazi prisoner-of-war camps in World War II
Column: Did you know Hitler had an Irish sister-in-law?
Amy Bracken
Hundreds attend 99-year-old man's funeral after appeal goes viral
Japanese mayor: Wartime sex slaves were 'necessary'
Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two
Column: Sick of government spin? Well, it’s nothing new…
Ciara Chambers
Humiliated, tortured or executed: The little-known story of the Irish POWs
Robert Widders
Nazi-seized art ordered returned to American man
Poll: Should we wear poppies to honour the Irish war dead?
Paris evacuates thousands over WWII bomb