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  •  Oops. I meant to label Guernica: (6+ / 0-)

    In April 1937, Guernica was the first city to be deliberately targeted for aerial bombing. Guernica was the ancient capital of the Basques - a group who had withstood the advances of the army since the Spanish Civil War begun in 1936. The region's resilient stand was punished by Franco when he allowed the unprotected city to be bombed by  Hitler's air force

    Are you journalists, or are you rushing a sorority? - Jon Stewart

    by geomoo on Fri Jun 11, 2010 at 09:09:31 PM PDT

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