The Week

May 1941
New Republic;5/12/41, Vol. 104 Issue 19, p647
The article provides world news briefs for the week ending May 12, 1941. German Führer Adolf Hitler's latest propaganda speech gave praise to the Greeks by praising their resistance and stating they were Germany's only worthy enemy to date. Experts in Washington D.C. sated that a token bombing of New York, Boston, or another Atlantic Coast seaport city by Germany is not impossible. The U.S. cut off machinery shipments to the Soviet Union.


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