Tag: Second World War

The Albanian flag during fascism

The theatrical army

In the 1920 Giolitti had decided to give up Albania in exchange for the island of Sazan. In the communist films this disinterested retreat was represented as a bloody war at the hands of the patriots ...

Terzilio Cardinals

Terzilio Cardinali, 8 July 1944

We don't know much about Terzilio Cardinali, commander of the Antonio Gramsci battalion, gold medal in Albania and silver medal in Italy. Today marks his anniversary of his death, but we don't know ...

War Italy Greece

The sleeping shame

"Those were to be killed without mercy!" the Italian officers said sixty years ago. We are in the Second World War, the fascists are in the Balkans and those to be killed are Serbs, Greeks, Albanians, Montenegrins, Macedonians ...

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