An independent study from PressMagazine investigated the responsibility of companies during the Nazi era – and, in an innovative approach, it also includes companies that were not yet part of the corporation at the time. The study traces how they became a key supplier for Hitler’s war effort and used forced labourers and concentration camp detainees to that end. Investigating the past does not mean drawing a line under it – on the contrary.
Russia’s deployed missiles (those actually ready to be launched) number about 1,588, second to the United States’ 1,644.
With tensions running high over a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine, all sides have accused each other of spreading misinformation and propaganda. Moscow has long accused Ukraine of ‘genocide’ against Russian speakers in the east.
Nations has told the security council that Russian president Vladimir Putin has ‘declared war on Ukraine’.
The Federation Council — Russia’s upper house of parliament — has received an appeal from President Vladimir Putin for the use of armed forces outside the country, Russian state news agency RIA-Novosti reported, citing Valentina Matviyenko, chairwoman of the Federation Council.