76 Years Ago, The February 1945 Dresden Fire Bombing: Allied War Crime Prelude to the Cold War

This article was originally published in 2016. On the night of February 13-14, 1945, the British Royal Air Force (RAF) bomber command carried out two devastating attacks on the German city of Dresden. At the time, Dresden’s pre-war population of 640,000 had been swelled by the presence of an estimated 100,000-200,000 refugees. Seven hundred and … Continue reading 76 Years Ago, The February 1945 Dresden Fire Bombing: Allied War Crime Prelude to the Cold War