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Diary October 28, 1939

Finnish coastal battery at Hango
Finnish coastal battery at Hango.
War Diary for Saturday, October 28, 1939:

Politics

At talks in Moscow, Russians demand strategic Finnish territory in Karelian Isthmus, Hangoe naval base and ice-free port of Petsamo (Arctic) in exchange for worthless Russian territory along East borders. Finns reject proposals (November 8) and return home (November 13).

Occupied countries

Czechoslovakia: Independence Day: German police fire on demonstrators in Prague (16 casualties).

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