By the time the last bomb was dropped and the dust was settled, Europe was just an outlined fragment of a continent that used to be. The Nazis were brutal in their attacks destroying everything that they could. Going against the rules of war, the Axis powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan) bombed civilian populations. Taking down city after city until it was nothing but ruble. Industrial power houses and political buildings were strategically attacked more than military bases. “Strategic bombing during World War II began on 1 September,1939, when Germany invaded Poland and the Luftwaffe (German Air Force) began bombing cities, and civilian populations in Poland” (Werrell and Alan). The plan was not to necessarily destroy the military, but to obliterate the economic resources of the enemy. Though it was not jus...
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... was started due to World War II and though sometimes the organization turns a blind eye to serious matters, it still helps the world.
World War II was devastating with millions of lives lost and destroyed the world is forever changed. Cities with families and children that were not fighting in the war had bombs dropped on them. Taking away the lives that they knew and throwing them into a place of cause and hunger. The economies were failing and foods were scarce, building from the bottom was the only options left. Years after hardship, countries were growing back to their former glories, stronger than before. Though people were hurt along the way, the suffering in such mass scale will never be forgotten and taught in school for years to come. World War II was horrendous and something that should never happen again, the outcome has made the world stronger together.
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