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On August 15, 1945, Japan formally surrendered. With no clear strategic plan of his own, Nikolaevich simply refereed debates between his generals, while serving as a figurehead. Turkey purges 13,000 police officers over failed coup; The latest wave adds to the 100,000 or so civil servants dismissed or suspended since July's failed coup. Grant achieved this through brilliant deception tactics, ordering a cavalry raid down through the whole length of the state of Mississippi, which distracted Pemberton's att… it breaks peace in society and can injure or even kill some innocent people. fear grows among people and they feel unprotected.

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Publisher: University of Michigan Library (April 27, 2009)

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