17th November 1939
The Irish Republican Army was blamed for bombs set off in London.
In Paris, the “Czech National Committee” was set up by the ex-Prime Minister, Eduard Benes.
Game day 78. USSR
Russia continued to move the bulk of its army corps to the west to confront Germany or the the south-east as a block against Japanese expansion. On the Finnish frontier there was now an armoured corps and an infantry corps, with a fighter group in support.