Diary for Tuesday, July 8, 1941:
Britain: Russian Military Mission arrives in London.
China: After being damaged repeatedly in previous Japanese air raids on Chungking, the British Embassy is completely destroyed.
Yugoslavia: Italo-German agreement on territorial dismemberment of Yugoslavia. Italy annexes Dalmatian coast; Hungary annexes Drava ‘triangle’; Croatia independent state; Serbia under German military administration. Bulgaria receives part of Macedonia.