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the alliance of nations that fought the Axis in World War II and which (with subsequent additions) signed the charter of the United Nations in 1945

in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers

an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy

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70 to 85 million people perished in the conflict between the Axis Powers, consisting mainly of fascist countries of German, Italy and Japan and the Allied Powers led by the Soviet Union, United Kingdom and United States of America.
Taiwan has remained in legal limbo since Japan ceded the island to the Allied Powers after World War II.
Around 8,00,000 Indian soldiers were fought for the Allied Powers during the World War I as India was a part of the British Empire during the War.
However, the Allied powers, objectively speaking, were guilty of war crimes as it targeted civilian populations of Japan.
The NATO Jazz Orchestra is the largest ensemble of the SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe) International Band.
The Second Battle of El Alamein (October 23 - November 11, 1942) had occurred 90 kilometers west of Alexandria, which witnessed a victory for the allied powers (France, United Kingdom, Greek, Poland) against the Axis powers (Germany, Japan, Italy) during World War II.
A veteran of the Peninsula War against the French, Shrewsburyborn Hill later fought at Waterloo in 1815 as the Allied powers under the command of the Duke of Wellington stopped a resurgent Napoleon's march across the Low Countries.
And Japan had that same aspiration to conquer other countries so much so that the axis powers composed of Germany, Italy and Japan was created and the allied powers composed of UK, US, France, USSR and other countries like the Philippines was born.
The Paris Peace Treaties were signed between the Allied powers and Italy in 1947.
We, acting by command of and in behalf of the Emperor of Japan, the Japanese Government and the Japanese Imperial General Headquarters, hereby accept the provisions set forth in the declaration issued by the heads of the Governments of the United States, China and Great Britain on 26 July 1945, at Potsdam, and subsequently adhered to by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, which four powers are hereafter referred to as the Allied Powers.
Fast Enough hails from the family of the admirable Allied Powers and is another Godolphin runner worth monitoring in the 32Red/ British Stallion Studs EBF Maiden Stakes.
He is given two days to consent to surrender to all three Allied powers, including Russia.
Although, as a nonbelligerent, the United States tried to maintain cordial relations with both the Central powers and the Allied powers -- Great Britain, France and Russia -- as the war progressed America increasingly sided with the latter.
The close of the Second World War marked a triumph of the victorious Allied powers in a global contest against the forces of fascism.
Germans threatened by the Allied powers during WW-II shifted their libraries to their homes.
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