The Moment Warsaw Stood Still

Posted by YouNeedPOWAH on Aug. 01, 2012

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On August 1st, at 5:00pm every year, the town of Warsaw comes to a complete standstill in remembrance of 200,000 citizens who died standing up to a German invasion of the capital of Poland.

More info about this video: The Warsaw Uprising claimed mostly civilian casualties. These brave souls fought the Nazi's for 2 months and the city shows their respect every year. In the form of a silent moment that spans the entire city.

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