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World War 2

All parts of UK now on emergency footing to fight coronavirus

Britain's Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick holds a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) digital news conference with Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Dr Jenny Harries (not pictured), at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain March 29, 2020. Pippa Fowles/10 Downing Street/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD…
bubmag
March 29, 2020
World War 2

Renault Wants To Avoid Renationalization, But Would Accept Help From State

According to Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, his company would be willing to accept French government guarantees in order to strengthen its finances during the ongoing novel coronavirus crisis. However, a renationalization of the carmaker is not being considered, Senard told Le Parisien. The French government nationalized Renault after World War…
bubmag
March 24, 2020
World War 2

Austria mobilizes military reserves to fight coronavirus

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria is mobilizing its military reservists for the first time since World War Two, asking them to fight the coronavirus outbreak by helping with food supplies, medical support and police operations, the defense minister said. Austria, unlike Germany or France, still has compulsory military service. Men must…
bubmag
March 23, 2020
World War 2

OSS Against the Reich: World War Two Diaries [Audiobook]-P2P

OSS Against the Reich presents the previously unpublished World War II diaries of Colonel David K.E. Bruce, London branch chief of America’s first secret intelligence agency, as he observed the war against Hitler. The entries include eyewitness accounts of D-Day, the rocket attacks on England, and the liberation of Paris.…
bubmag
March 23, 2020
World War 2

Report: UK Automakers to Switch to a More Useful Product

By Steph Willems on March 16, 2020 In times of crisis, companies have been known to turn on a dime to produce whatever’s most needed at a given moment. Detroit automakers churned out all manner of jeeps, armoured cars, and tank killers during World War 2, with American office supplier…
bubmag
March 16, 2020