Canada, to a lesser extent, has also detained citizens from these countries in camps. In addition to the extermination camps whose purpose was the immediate elimination of Jews and other categories described as "subhumans", the Nazis multiplied the concentration camps and their commandos to lock up, and generally exterminate through forced labor, the real or presumed opponents, or common rights. Main articles: Collaboration in Nazi-occupied Europe and Resistance in Nazi-occupied Europe. Engaging in “resistance” allows dominated peoples to continue to oppose the victor, to participate in the Allied war effort and eventually to liberate their country. As early as March 1946, Winston Churchill, who, to keep Greece in the Western fold, had agreed to a division of Europe into “zones of influence” by the Moscow agreement of October 9, 1944, declared that “a iron curtain fell across the continent.
From 1939, Jews were forcibly concentrated in miserable, overcrowded and deliberately starved ghettos, particularly in the General Government of Poland (see: ghettos in occupied Poland). The Chinese civil war, interrupted by Japanese aggression, resumed in 1946. In 1949, the nationalists of Chiang Kai-shek were beaten by the communists, largely supported by the USSR. In May 1942, Rommel launched a major offensive towards the east to reach Suez, and jostled the British forces, but he was stopped for fourteen days at Bir Hakeim by General Koenig's 1st Free French Brigade, which gave the British time to rout to regroup on the fortified line of El Alamein, which Rommel does not manage to cross. In certain countries, such as Quisling's Norway from 1942, it was Nazi supporters who directly governed the country. In the spring of 1942, the German army resumed the offensive, concentrating it towards the oil fields of the Caucasus in the south. The Italian army, starting from its colony of Libya, attacks British and Commonwealth troops in Egypt, but is routed until reinforced by Germany. In the Middle East, in April 1941 the British invaded the territory of the Kingdom of Iraq, whose nationalist government had moved closer to the Axis following the coup d'état of 1941. In June, the Vichy authorities allowed the Germans to use the territories of Syria and Lebanon, then under French mandate, the Allies invaded the two countries and took control of them.
The Allies eventually drove the Axis from the African continent, with the help of the Returned Army of Africa and the Free French Forces. Beginning in 1937 in China, Chiang Kai-shek's Kuomintang National Revolutionary Army and Mao Zedong's Communist Party joined forces against the Japanese, but generally without cooperating. In the streets of Vienna and Berlin assailed by the Red Army, SS squadrons still reign in terror by publicly hanging those who refuse to continue a hopeless fight. Artistic creation in the cathedral; IV. However, he admits that his weak point was the few goals he scored in his first seasons; these issues also apply to Arsenal as a whole. Small specialized units, the minesweepers are built to neutralize these millions of engines of death wet everywhere where the maritime traffic is important. If a team is beaten in the penalty shootout, it wins 1 point, the one who wins the penalty shootout wins 2 points.
She left her family's residence in Middle Claydon, Buckinghamshire, to settle in the Burlington Hotel in Piccadilly. But, in the Belgian Ardennes, in the province of Luxembourg, a hilly and wooded region, groups of guerrillas developed. The aircraft carrier, which can have an air fleet of 50 to 60 aircraft, takes on an increasingly decisive role, especially thanks to the "extension" afforded by its onboard squadrons, when the theater of operations is far away. from any land base, as is the case for the United States or Japan in the Pacific battles. Detailed articles: Pacific Theater of World War II, Southwest Pacific Theater of World War II, and Southeast Asian Theater of World War II. Detailed articles: Shōwa Japan Expansionism, Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere, and Shōwa Japan War Crimes.