Man who foiled Nazi nuclear plan dies aged 99

Man who foiled Nazi nuclear plan dies aged 99

OSLO (Reuters) – The leader of a daring World War Two raid to thwart Nazi Germany’s nuclear ambitions has died aged 99, Norwegian government officials said on Sunday. Joachim Roenneberg, serving behind enemy lines in his native Norway during the German occupation, in 1943 blew up a plant producing heavy water, or D2O, a hydrogen-rich…

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Floods kill firefighter in southern Spain

Floods kill firefighter in southern Spain

CAMPILLOS, Spain (Reuters) – A firefighter was found dead in the southern Spanish province of Malaga on Sunday, the fire service said, after heavy overnight rain swept through streets and forced hundreds of people from their homes. In the town of Campillos, cars were borne along the streets by the water and left in wrecked…

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