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Total German losses at the Somme were about 450,000, while the British and French The only major naval engagement of the war, the Battle of Jutland (May 31-June 1, 1916), reaffirmed British control of the seas. Some historians mark this moment as another major turning point of the war with Hitler provoking a grand alliance of powerful nations, most prominently the UK, the USA and the USSR, who could wage powerful offensives on both East and West simultaneously. The global financial crisis is potentially ushering in enormous economic hardship around the world.

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