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Miracle at the Vistula – 90th anniversary

These days, the Polish nation and the whole Christian Europe give thanks to God for the Victory over bolshevism in 1920 which tried to spread atheism into the Christian countries of Europe.

The Battle of Warsaw (Bitwa Warszawska) better know as the Miracle at the Vistula (Cud nad Wisłą) was the decisive battle of the Polish–Soviet War, which began soon after the end of World War I in 1918 . The battle was fought from August 12–25, 1920 as Bolshevik’s Red Army forces commanded by Mikhail Tukhachevsky approached the Polish capital of Warsaw and nearby Modlin Fortress. Polish forces under the command of Józef Piłsudski counterattacked, forcing the soviets forces into a withdrawal behind the Neman River.   Continue reading Miracle at the Vistula – 90th anniversary