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So during World War 2 Austria was a fully integrated part of Nazi Germany. Among the eastern territories, Silesia, Neumark and most of Pomerania were taken over by Poland, East Prussia was divided between Poland and the USSR, followed by the expulsion of the 9 million Germans from these provinces, as well as the expulsion of 3 million Germans from the Sudetenland in Czechoslovakia to Germany. On August 14, however, Emperor Showa finally decided to surrender unconditionally.

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