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Old 10th July 2020, 03:44 PM   #401
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Gee whiz Michel you seemed to have forgotten poor little Luxembourg which was invaded and occupied by Germany - why do you accept this?

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But the Prince of Luxembourg went to Britain and joined the Tank Corps and participated in the Normandy invasion. He helped to drive the Germans out in 1944 so he must be a bad guy!
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Old 10th July 2020, 04:58 PM   #402
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
But the Prince of Luxembourg went to Britain and joined the Tank Corps and participated in the Normandy invasion. He helped to drive the Germans out in 1944 so he must be a bad guy!
How cruel of him to seek the liberation of his country from underneath the jackboot of fascism.

Surely, he should have been licking said jackboot.

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Old 10th July 2020, 05:18 PM   #403
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
But the Prince of Luxembourg went to Britain and joined the Tank Corps and participated in the Normandy invasion. He helped to drive the Germans out in 1944 so he must be a bad guy!
Terrible and an obvious warmonger! I bet he had secret plans prior to the war to invade GERMANY.
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Old 11th July 2020, 07:10 AM   #404
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Terrible and an obvious warmonger! I bet he had secret plans prior to the war to invade GERMANY.
I wonder how long our good friend will stay away until coming back and pretending this question was never asked?

Hi Michel (not to worry the question on Luxembourg will be re-asked when re-post)
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Old 11th July 2020, 11:46 AM   #405
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Originally Posted by Michel H View Post
I believe the U.S. hit Japan too hard by imposing the oil embargo (and a similar embargo on other raw materials, plus closing the Panama canal to Japanese ships). It would have been better to raise the price of oil exports by 20% using an export tax, and to give the proceeds of such a tax to freedom fighters in China (while urging dialogue and negotiations).

Sorry, I never wrote such a thing. I believe though, that the UK and France shouldn't have declared war on (and attacked) Germany in September 1939. This raised the general level of anger and violence, they (UK and France) lost the first part of the war, and several countries were occupied as a result of this decision (we also know what happened later).
They could (for example) have limited themselves to accepting a large number of Polish refugees (including Jewish ones) on their soils, in order to provide some assistance to Poland.
The bolded is a reasonable summation of your body of work.

The NAZI's in Germany and the miltarists in Japan needed stopping.

They got what they needed.

Your revisionist/apologist droning won't change that.
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