Chairman Nikita Khrushchev and Yugoslavian President Josip Broz Tito touring earthquake areas of Skopje city, capital of Macedonia, (in then Yugoslavia). Khrushchev visits the earthquake devastated area of Skopje. View of destroyed buildings and houses in city. Khrushchev with Tito in front of the local crowd. Crowd clapping on their arrival. Khrushchev, Tito and others leave.
Ruins and rubble in city of Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, following a massive earthquake. Destroyed houses, wrecked cars and rubble of buildings in the city. Inhabitants are evacuated. Women and children in fields. Rescue teams comprised of mine workers and troops continue to discover survivors. Survivors are taken on stretchers. Medical teams treating injured civilians. Rescue operations in progress.
The Macedonian front during World War I. Street scene with merchant stalls that shows various nationalities, including Turks, and soldiers of Bulgaria and Austria-Hungary in Scopje, Macedonia during World war 1. Row of shops displaying wares, including butcher shop. Scene shifts to what slate describes as a new neighborhood district. Seen is the old stone bridge (Kameni Most) over the Vardar River in the city center, where local people are seen in everyday pursuits, moving wagons and carrying bundles on the street and over the bridge. Soldiers cluster around a striped booth at the foot of the bridge. Another scene shows troops entering a camp area along a river. Some are digging trenches. Smoke rises from camp fires. Wagons of military supplies being pulled by horses and oxen and gathering at a railroad siding (box cars in background). A staff car drives into the area, displaying a German flag on its hood and the German Eagle crest on its door. It skids about momentarily in the mud. Supplies being loaded into the railroad box cars under supervision of German officers. Troops marching into an encampment, where others are being served food from a German field kitchen. Rifles are stacked in a large mound. Soldiers line up and appear to be receiving their pay at a paymaster window in a building. Troops in full field gear march, in a loose column, out of the encampment. German infantry in pointed helmets (Pickelhauben) marching, out of camp, through mud toward the front lines.
Greek troops gathered at a town in Macedonia during World War 1. Some are near a compound gate by a bulletin board. Several who wear white armbands, are also on bicycles,or horseback. One waves a homemade Greek flag. A considerable number stand behind them. All are in Army uniforms. The French tricolor flies from a large building behind them. Next, those with white armbands (and means of transportation) move forward from the group.Scene shifts to An officer standing in front of a building, with white armband soldiers around him. The makeshift Greek flag hangs from a porch behind them. Scene shifts to Greek officers in peaked caps, speaking with two in side caps (garrison caps) and field uniforms.
French soldiers advance as per orders from French General Maurice Sarrail in Macedonia, Greece, during World War 1. The soldiers advance along with supplies loaded on carts and horses. They cross mountains covered with vegetation, after having crossed the Vardar River. World War I.
German invasion of European countries during World War II. Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini shakes hands with Adolf Hitler. People gathered in a square in Rome, Italy, cheering as they listen to Mussolini speak. View of Mussolini speaking and waving his hands in animated fashion. Greek Army troops marching in traditional uniform. Animated map depicts Italian advance in Greece and the backward drive of Italian troops. Mussolini walking on a path and saluting his forces. A newspaper headline about Nazi movement in Greece. Close-up aerial view of a German Luftwaffe Junkers Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber beginning its dive and releasing bombs. German aircraft bombard Greek cities and cities in Yugoslavia. Aerial view of damaged palace building in Belgrade, Yugoslavia after German bombing that began April 6, 1941 in Operation Retribution. Animated map depicts German advance in Yugoslavia. A map depicts German advance in Greece. Aerial view of the city of Athens as seen from German aircraft, with a German Luftwaffe aircraft in foreground.