NEWS FROM THE FRONT
No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do.
17th September, 1941 : In contravention of the armistice terms, the Allies occupy the capital, Teheran. The Shah abdicates in protest in favour of his son, Mohammad Reza Shah, who succeeds to the throne next day.
The Germans occupy the basin of lower Dniepr and pierce the outer defences of Kiev.