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Ivan is Here – “Berlin: The Downfall 1945” – Antony Beevor

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Quotes, War, WW2

A telephone suddenly rang (in the German Zossen HQ). One of the Russian soldiers answered it. The caller was evidently a senior German officer asking what was happening. ‘Ivan is here,’ the soldier replied in Russian, and told him to go to hell.

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