Attack on the Suda Bay: 78 years ago the feat of the men of the 10 ^ Flotilla MAS
The feat of Suda Bay has been defined by historians as a perfect, almost mathematical action, carried out with a unique synchronism by six men who, with extraordinary ...
Read
The Kosovo war. Twenty years since the NATO attack on Serbia
Twenty years ago the first conflict led by the Atlantic Alliance since its foundation began. Symptomatic is the fact that the events in the Balkans occur at the end of ...
Read
The Italian air forces and the fall of Colonel Gaddafi
When Italian politicians talk about the phenomenon of uncontrolled migratory flows from the coasts of Libya, they often refer to it as a multiplier event of ...
Read
1992: The strange case of the Russian submarine that knocked out an American submarine
There are days that pass quickly without most people almost realizing it; however, for some, those same days can instead mark the ...
Read
The Monroe Doctrine: America (Latin) to Americans (from the North)
In the XNUMXth century, the American colonizing driving force ran parallel to the concomitant decay of the Spanish Empire, and the national movements that were emerging ...
Read
Night between 10 and 11 February 1918: the "mockery of Buccari"
After the forcing of Trieste, and the sinking of the battleship Wien, at the beginning of 1918 it was decided to carry out a new forcing operation, even more daring, by ...
Read
December 18, 1941, the Night of Alexandria, a legendary feat
December 18, 1941 - Eastern Mediterranean - 18.40 pm, the Italian submarine Scirè arrived at the established point, 1,3 miles by 356 ° from the port's west pier light ...
Read
13 December 1941: Boss Clash Bon
At the end of the 1941, the situation in Northern Africa was disastrous and British forces were advancing under the impetus of the "Cruisader" (Crusader) operation. The...
Read
The Euromissiles and the INF treaty
During the mid-twentieth century 60, with the establishment of a strategic nuclear parity between the two ...
Read
The Arab revolt of the 1916: the oriental chaos
On the eve of the Great War, the Middle East was an integral part of the now decadent Ottoman Empire, ...
Read
Operation Trapani (1971): when Italy wanted to overthrow Gaddafi
In the 1971, Italy planned a military operation (the first on a strategic level since the end of the Second War ...
Read
Italian wars in post-war conflicts: the Eritrean MB339 in the border war with Ethiopia
The MB-339 was immediately a good commercial success for its manufacturer Aermacchi. From the entry into service ...
Read
Light explorers class Navigators
It was the last explorer of the Royal Navy, so it closed with this series of ships, the most numerous, the ...
Read
Navarino, the last great battle of the sailing navy
The naval battle of Navarino was fought in the waters of the port of the Peloponnese, in the wide gulf of the Peloponnese ...
Read
War of the Kippur: the Egyptian commandos
At 14.15 6 1973 October, Egyptian assault groups launch towards the west bank of the Channel of ...
Read
The armed pontoons of the Regia Marina
When the First World War broke out, the Regia Marina had the task mainly in the Adriatic, to maintain the ...
Read
The secret services in Ancient Rome
The fate of any armed conflict has always been in the hands of intelligence, since Roman times that ...
Read
Einsatzgruppen: Himmler's death squads
The Einsatzgruppen, were operational units, special departments, composed of men of the SS and the police, who operated ...
Read
The truth about Martin Bormann: a spy in Moscow's service?
What happened to the Nazi leaders who escaped the Nuremberg trial? It could be included among the questions ...
Read
The citizen soldier: conscription in Italy in the Napoleonic era
These days there is a lot of talk about a possible restoration of compulsory conscription in order to make people responsible ...
Read

Pages