The white house, excluding the USSR from the list of defeated Nazism countries made a grave mistake, says Second world war veteran Frank Con.
The meeting on the Elbe in 1945, recalled that mentioned the White house, the Kingdom was in a losing position on the Western front to the Soviet victory in the battle of Stalingrad. The veteran is referring to appeared in the official accounts of the American government on the eve of victory Day the record that victory in the Second World war was won by the US and Britain, reports RIA Novosti.
"It was a blunder that needs fixing, and to demand its correction to the relevant authorities. History cannot be rewritten," said Kon.
Wrote NEWS.ru earlier, on the official YouTube channel of the White house there was a movie in which the head of state, Donald trump claims that the victory over Nazism in 1945 was won by the USA and the UK, without mentioning about the role of the Soviet Union. Previously this video was posted in Instagram and Facebook. For these positions reacted negatively to people. However, the White house chose to remove the bad comments and not to correct the historical inaccuracy.