The West is losing its positions in Syria as it cannot "explain to people what is going on," while Russia's involvement has significantly weakened Daesh terrorist group, Syrian President Bashar Assad said.
German infantrymen following a tank towards Moscow in the snow, Russia, 1941. Hitler launched the invasion of the Soviet Union, Operation Barbarossa, in June 1941. The Germans failed to capture Moscow due to a combination of Hitler diverting forces to other objectives in southern Russia and the early onset of a particularly harsh Russian winter. A print from the Signal, 1941. Signal was a magazine published by the German Third Reich from 1940 through 1945.