Premuda, 10 June 1918, very first light of dawn, the reason for the "Navy day"
Spring of the 1918, the fate of the Italian war is poised. After two years of frontal attacks, the Austrians have called the Germans to help: they are followed, in order, ...
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The usual lack of geopolitical vision of Italy
At this time, an important summit is taking place in Paris involving the various actors of the Libyan situation. Strongly desired by President Macron - so much ...
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The lord of the "V-2"
A mystery envelops its end. There are five different versions of the death of SS Hans Kammler general. Probably lived and died as an American, under a false identity, ...
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"Bernhard" operation
Operation "Bernhard", was the name of a German secret plan, developed to undermine the British economy through the massive introduction of fake banknotes from 5, 10 ...
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Manhattan Project: Klaus Fuchs, the spy
When we talk about the Manhattan Project we immediately think of great personalities such as Enrico Fermi, Albert Einstein and Robert Oppenheimer who participated in the program that from the 1941 ...
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The battle of the Meuse-Argonne
In the fall of 1918 Ferdinand Foch, commander in chief of the Allied forces on the Western Front, gave orders to his divisions to assault German defenses ...
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130 years ago, Columbus returned to Venice after a mission-record: 4 years and a half in Asia and South America
On 26 April 1888 the cruiser Cristoforo Colombo concluded the longest mission in the history of the Navy, returning to Venice after a four-year voyage and ...
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Operation Cast Lead: Gaza strip 2008
From the 27 December 2008 to the 19 January 2009 the clash took place in the Gaza Strip between the IDF forces and Hamas militia. The genesis of the short conflict occurs ...
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March 26, 1941: "explosive boats" force the bay of Suda
March 26th is the heroic act carried out in 1941, during the Second World War, with assault vehicles ...
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Cassino 1944: the stele of unnecessary polemics and true heroes
These days, in the small town of Cassino in Lazio, a controversy is mounting - generated by the ANPI and ...
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Italian wings in post-war conflicts: the case of Siai Marchetti SF-260 around the world
Although it was born in the early sixties as a development of another propeller plane, the F.8 Falco dell '...
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Monaco 1972: The dawn of counter-terrorism
In 1970, King Hussein of Jordan came to an inevitable rupture with the Palestinians whose presence within the ...
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San Gottardo terminus: the death of General Albert von Berrer
The morning of 28 October 1917 is a prime example of how in the war the fortunes can suddenly capsize, ...
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The hijacking of the Achille Lauro
In the mid-'80, an official statement of the Ministry of Interior of the Italian Republic, whose holder ...
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Dare the inosable, the "Beffa di Buccari" of 10 February 1918
After the forcing of Trieste, and the sinking of the battleship Wien, at the beginning of 1918 it was decided to build ...
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Lebanon 2006: Operation Rain in Summer, a strongly asymmetric conflict
Over the past few years, the various conflicts that have broken out in the world have hardly seen a balance between ...
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Italian wings in post-war conflicts: the South African MB326 in the "Bush war"
Entered into service from the early '60, the MB326 of the then Aermacchi immediately found a good success ...
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SAS, Operation Nimrod: London 1980
It is the late afternoon of a public holiday Monday when, at the 16 Princes Gate, the seat of the Iranian embassy in London ...
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A hero of everyday life. A life at the service of the country. The adm. Vittorio Patrelli Campagnano
"Teacher, never cathedratico, never distant or isolated in the rigid confines of his doctrine, essential teacher, simple ...
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1956, Operation Musketeer: the last colonial enterprise of the Europeans
At the seizure of power in Egypt, by the Arab nationalist party, headed by Gamal Abdel Nasser, he ...
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