Close
Log in
Please enter your login details

Skip to main content

Breaking News
  • US president Obama says strength of coalition, including 5 Arab states, shows fight against Islamic State is not America’s alone. (Reuters)
  • Islamic State fighters redeploy from areas hit in airstrikes in Syria towards Kurdish-controlled territory – spokesman for main Kurdish armed group (Reuters)
  • Syria: Assad receives envoy from Iraqi Prime minister who briefs the Syrian president on next steps of efforts to combat terrorism – Syrian state television via Reuters
  • French president Hollande says France to offer $1bln to climate fund for poor (Reuters)
  • At least 120 jihadists dead in US-led Syria strikes: monitor (AFP)

World War II

World news about “World War II” published by euronews.

02/09 00:45 CET

Poland marks 75 years since start of World War II

Poland marks 75 years since start of World War II

Poles and Germans have marked the 75th anniversary of Adolf Hitler's invasion of Poland. The presidents of both nations united in Gdansk, Poland to commemorate the start of World War II in 1939. "History gives us a lesson and it compels to draw conclusions from painful…