Vytautas Landsbergis

World is being accustomed to thought that small nuclear war is permissible – Landsbergis

Vytautas Landsbergis, Lithuania’s first post-independence leader, says that the modern world is being accustomed to medieval-style international relations where a small-scale nuclear war is permissible. […]

President Joachim Gauck of Germany and President Bronislaw Komorowski of Poland commemorate the start of World War Two

History lessons as Poland and Germany mark start of Second World War

On 1 September, in 1939, without a declaration of war a German battleship opened fire on a Polish garrison. […]