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World War II Today: October 28

1939 On the 21st anniversary of Czech independence, celebrations become mass protests. A young medical student, Jan Opletal, is fatally wounded. 1940 Ministry of Health announces evacuation of 489,000 more children from London area. Laval becomes Foreign Minister of Vichy government. Italy attacks Greece after Greek rejection of three-hour ultimatum; Churchill promises ‘all the help

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