Adolf Hitler's Operation Barbarossa

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On June 22, 1941, Adolf Hitler gave the green light for Operation Barbarossa to be commenced against USSR in order to gradually diminish the power of the Allied forces in WWII. However, Hitler’s carefully thought out plan slowly began falling apart due to his own recklessness of fully understanding the conditions. For instance, after initially gaining a significant advantage on USSR, Hitler decides to postpone the operation while underestimating the ability of Russia to gather troops for the war, thus allowing Stalin’s men the opportunity to capitalise on his mistakes and reduce the significant advantage he had gained. Hitler also miscalculated the severity of the Russian winter which proved to be crucial to Stalin’s victory because Hitler’s
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