Jugoslavia 1943: l’operazione Weiss nei documenti dell’Archivio dell’Ufficio Storico dello Stato Maggiore dell’Esercito italiano
Yugoslavia 1943: Weiss Operation in the Documents of the Historic Office Archive of the Italian Army General Staff.
Published by: Editura Universităţii Petru Maior
Keywords: Yugoslavia; 1943; Independent State of Croatia; Operaton Weiss; counterinsurgency
Summary/Abstract: On April 6, 1941, the Axis powers invaded Yugoslavia. The serious defeat also marked the beginning of a harsher war: the insurgency against the occupying forces. In July, after the German attack on the Soviet Union, the Partisans Resistance started, led by Josip Broz, known as Tito. In 1943 the German General Staff planned a major offensive against Partisans. The operation Weiss began on January 20.
- Issue Year: 10/2010
- Issue No: 1
- Page Range: 148-160
- Page Count: 13
- Language: Italian