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Hitler released his failed plan to invade England 80 years ago today

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Adolf Hitler released a directive 80 years ago on July 16, 1940, declaring his plan to cross the English Channel for a full-scale invasion of Britain. But he never got to use it. “The aim of this operation will be to eliminate the English homeland as a base for the prosecution of the war against […]