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Thu Feb 7, 2019, 04:37 PM

deja vu back to 1940

https://www.ansa.it/english/news/world/2019/02/07/france-recalls-ambassador-to-rome_40a289b0-c902-4acc-bafc-97d988512d20.html

France recalls ambassador to Rome
'Unprecedented attacks' says French foreign ministry

France has recalled its ambassador to Rome, Christian Masset, for consultations. The French foreign ministry said the move was related to "groundless attacks by Italy without precedent since the end of the war" and "outrageous statements" by the Italian government. "Disagreeing is one thing, exploiting relations for electoral ends is another," the ministry added.

Tension between Rome and Paris has been high in recent months over several issues, including the treatment of asylum seekers and the TAV Turin-Lyon high-speed rail link, but the tipping point has been the support of Italian Deputy Premier Luigi Di Maio's 5-Star Movement (M5S) for the Yellow Vests protestors in France, whose extremist (sic) wing he met in Paris on Tuesday.....

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Banshee 3 Actual Feb 2019 #3

Response to imwithfred (Original post)

Thu Feb 7, 2019, 06:14 PM

1. Four months later

the Germans entered Paris. They wore grey. Oh wait. That was actual 1940.

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Thu Feb 7, 2019, 07:47 PM

2. The unspoken real reason the US military is still in Europe

To make sure that the Europeans don't start another damn war among each other.

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Response to imwithfred (Original post)

Fri Feb 8, 2019, 02:37 AM

3. The Humorous thing is, in 1940

The Italians got their asses beaten like rented mules BY the French

the Italian Army didnt even have enough cook pots to make food for the troops and many units were forced to forage, they also lacked overcoats and suffered from the Alpine cold

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