Cowards only fight against women, children and old people! Five women are lined up in front of a German firing squad. The execution of hostages, especially women and children, was often used in retaliation of resistance.
Metropolitan Kyril non-violently stopped the deportation of Jews in World War 2 from all of Bulgaria! First, he threatened to accompany the deportees but then said he would lie on the tracks to block the train. The deportees were released.
The Nazi propaganda picture shows soldiers of the German Wehrmacht on the Acropolis of Athens after the conquest of the city. The photo was taken in April Photo: Berliner Verlag / Archive - NO WIRE SERVICE -
A German soldier in front of one of the signs erected after the razing. The text reads: "Kandanos was destroyed in retaliation for the bestial ambush murder of a paratrooper platoon and a half-platoon of military engineers by armed men and women.