TITLE

Attack in Africa

PUB. DATE
December 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;12/1/41, Vol. 105 Issue 22, p720
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the military strategy adopted by the British forces against North Africa. Removal of Maxime Weygand as military commander of French North Africa; Suggestion that Germans forced the removal of Weygand; Realization of the increased threat to South America undoubtedly explains the U.S. occupation of Dutch Guiana; Fact that a German force in French Northwest Africa could, however, offer serious resistance to British troops chasing the Italians and Germans out of Libya; Effect of removal of Weygand on supplies to French North Africa; Discussion of the policy of semi-appeasement.
ACCESSION #
14692691

 

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