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Combat Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - November 23, 1943, 5th Army front, 5th Army front Japs on Central front drive toward Changten Gen. Stilwell a hq., nov. 23�?the japs in the Region of Lake Lungting Are spearheading towards Changten chinese City of about 300,000 population on a corridor approach to chunking. The japs evidently aim at the Rich Rice Harvest in this Region although their drive could carry them to chunking itself. American airmen Are giving every support to help the chinese repel this All important Jap attack on the Central front. Besides the direct thrust at Changten tile the japs Are aiming another column southwards West of Lake Lungting with the evident purpose of threatening Chang ehrs communications. Fifth army front continued from Page i population of about two thousand each. Southeast of Alferena our troops took some High ground against opposition. Fires were observed on Cartel Disangro and Alferena on 20 november. Not much change in the situation of the fifth army front. There is the usual patrol and artillery activity. There were frequent rain storms. Flood conditions in some Rivers. Our air and ground observers and reconnaissance agencies report that the germans Ore continuing to dig in along their present defensive Belt which prisoners have described As the Winter line. On 20 november the area around a versa was attacked by Low flying enemy aircraft eight in the morning and nine in the afternoon. Ground troops shot Down several of the 17. The stars and stripes Fine Christmas package Italy nov. 22 a military experts with the fifth army so writes an american correspondent Are speculating on the possibility of Rome becoming a a a Christmas present for the United nations. Some Are firmly convinced that before the fictive season arrives occupied Europe wih have seen its first capital City freed. Others who know the tremendous difficulties of the terrain Are More pessimistic and Are convinced that Rome cannot fall until after the turn of the year. Much depends upon the weather which is extremely variable. If there is a spell of Fine weather there can be no doubt the military experts say that a full blooded Allied attack will follow. Roosevelt names Murphy to italian Post Washington nov. 22 a president Roosevelt has appointed United states minister in North Africa Robert Murphy to be a member of the advisory Council of the Allied control commission for Italy. He will have the rank of ambassador and retain his former Post As special representative and advisor on italian affairs to general Eisenhower. Other appointments include those of Edwin c. Wilson As United states representative to the French committee of National liberation or. Henry f. Grady As ranking american official of the economic and administrative Section of Allied control commission and Samuel Reber Murphy a assistant in Algiers As ranking member of the political Section of the Allied control commission. Wilson former ambassador to Panama will still hold that title. Grady sex chairman of tre United states technical advisory Mission to India in 1942, will now hold the title of Deputy vice president. Tuesday november 23, 1943 Aegean Island of Samos capitulates say nazis Berlin nov. 22 a sums Island near Leros in the dodecanese group has capitulated to nazi troops it was reported today by the German news Agency. London makes no comment on the report but also issues no direct denial. Hitherto there has been no report of fighting on the tiny Island. It is known however that some Allied troops were recently sent there. A famous greek regiment was landed from Tho air after the German counter offensive against cos Island. Tho allies though overwhelmed by Superior German Force and air Power May still rely upon guerrilla warfare to harass the germans since the Island is Only a mile from the turkish Mainland and has Many High and wooded Hills. Turkey has assailed any threats that May arise from Germany As a result of German occupation of the dodecanese. A turkish newspaper today pointed out a a the atmosphere of intimidation and pressure will not cause Turkey to deviate for Hon her policy. Occupation of a few islands cannot disconcert the newspaper reminded Berlin that the turks did Bat an eyelash when the German Machin. Invaded the Balkans and Greece and stood a her very frontiers. Italy a King proclaims Naples nov. 22�?king Victor Emmanuel has issued a proclamation calling on All italians to fight oppression wherever they Are the Bari radio reports. Russian journal hears monarchy in Balkan wind hits at plans of supporters of hapsburg House Allied hq., nov. 22�?a Large cont Irgon of Canadian a. Arrived in Italy. Lebanese Flag raised Beirut nov. 22�?crowds cheered when the new lebanese Flag of red White and red stripes with a Cedar in the Middle was hoisted # on Public buildings in Beirut today and ministers were freed from detention. The French press also Welcome conciliatory measures. The French committee invited general Catroux to negotiate with the president of Lebanon on measures for the rapid re establishment of constitutional life. The French commissioner for information Henri Bonnet declared a a we think that our decisions should satisfy All parties and will Lead to settlement of both local and Allied views. We regard the committees decision As a satisfactory preliminary to the problem which should Lead to a final Broad Moscow nov. 22�?�?T�?Twar and the working class strikes at the formation of a Danube federation and at plans it says Are now under Way in the Balkans for federation under monarchy. The journal says Hie hapsburg monarchists Are making ready to restore the Danube Empire under cover of the so called Danube federation. A a aspirations of reactionary polish emigres go still further f it reports. A a they have allowed Austria a Paft in their imperialist anti soviet federation which is to occupy the area Between the Baltic and Aegean. A a this delirious idea of such politicians and intrigues is fund amen tally opposed to the interests of the common struggle by european Peoples for Freedom against Hitler Ite Germany and also the particular interests of the austrian the journal criticises the pretender Otto von hapsburg saying a a if this self appointed defender of Austria and pretender to the throne is making out that Austria is free from All responsibility for participation in the Bandit War of Hitler Ite Germany this Only reveals a disguised reaction Al desire to limit the development of a liberating struggle among the austrian people which alone can Lead to the establishment of a democratic regime in other political groups Are also drawing the people away from the main task of developing a liberating struggle it is stated. A London group is named a group of a a notorious revolutionary socialists which yesterday favored a greater Germany and opposed austrian Independence and today is hurrying to parcel out leading positions in the future austrian reds gain anew continued from Page i Strong and his men Are preparing to Cross the wide Beresina River and strike towards Zhilo bin Junction. Further South German forces have been trying to Cut through to Kossovsky a lines and join with German troops still on the right Bank of the Dnieper but their attacks have been beaten off. The German Hili command said that the russians again attempted to enlarge their Bridgehead at kerch but were repelled. Florence under seige Zurich nov. 22�?a Swiss newspaper reports that a state of seige has been proclaimed in Florence where Street fighting has been raging Between italians and germans. A state of seige has also been reported proclaimed in the italian province of Como

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