By VIKTOR SUVOROV
Bestselling writer Victor Suvorov probes newly published Soviet files and reevaluates latest fabric to research Stalin's strategic layout to beat Europe and the explanations in the back of his arguable aid for Nazi Germany. A former Soviet military intelligence officer, the writer explains that Stalin's process best as much as international conflict II grew from Vladimir Lenin's trust that if international battle i didn't ignite the global Communist revolution, then a moment global conflict will be had to in attaining it. Stalin observed Nazi Germany because the energy that will struggle and weaken capitalist international locations in order that Soviet armies might then sweep throughout Europe. Suvorov finds how Stalin conspired with German leaders to circumvent the Versailles Treaty, which forbade German rearmament, and secretly informed German engineers and officials and supplied bases and factories for warfare. He additionally calls realization to the 1939 nonaggression pact among the Soviet Union and Germany that allowed Hitler to continue together with his plans to invade Poland, fomenting battle in Europe.
Suvorov debunks the speculation that Stalin was once duped via Hitler and that the Soviet Union used to be a sufferer of Nazi aggression. in its place, he makes the case that Stalin neither feared Hitler nor mistakenly relied on him. Suvorov keeps that once Germany occupied Poland, defeated France, and began to arrange for an invasion of significant Britain, Hitler's intelligence providers detected the Soviet Union's arrangements for an enormous warfare opposed to Germany. This detection, he argues, resulted in Germany's preemptive conflict plan and the release of an invasion of the USSR. Stalin emerges from the pages of this publication as a diabolical genius ate up via visions of a world Communist revolution at any cost--a chief who wooed Hitler and Germany in his personal attempt to beat the area. In contradicting conventional theories approximately Soviet making plans, the publication is sure to impress debate between historians during the international.
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We immediately formed three types of organizations in the German Communist party: an intelligence and reconnaissance service, acting under the supervision of the Fourth Directorate of the Red Army; military formations to serve as the core of the future Red Army of Germany; [and] small fighter squads, whose orders included lowering the morale of the Reichswehr (German Army)4 (The intelligence officers of the German and all other Communist parties worked under the leadership of the Fourth Directorate of the Red Army.
Not only regular Soviet Communists were sent to Germany, but leaders of higher rank as well, among them the People’s Commissar (member of the cabinet of ministers of the Soviet government) Vasily Schmidt, the members of the Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party Karl Radek and Grigory Piatakov, the candidate for membership to the Politburo of the Communist party of the USSR Nikolai Bukharin, and many others. In 1923 many others, also under aliases, arrived in Germany: Tukhachevski, Unshlikht, Vatsetis,9 Menzhinskii,10 The First Contact y 13 Trillisser,11 Yagoda,12 and many others.
Planes, designed for training and testing, arrived by non-stop flights at high altitude. All those Germans who headed to the German aviation school in Lipetsk were formally discharged from the Reichswehr. Their names were changed. The return of bodies of those who perished during the frequent training accidents was quite a challenge. ” Their relatives were not told of the true causes of death. 18 y The Chief Culprit Stalin understood that the new war would not only be an air war, but a tank war as well.