This lead to one of the worst attrocities of the conflict when the Nazi Condor Legion bombed the Basque town of Guernica. Immortalised by Pablo Picasso’s painting it was the first time in world history carpet bombing was deployed against a civilian population.

This podcast tells that story and how it even impacted Ireland.

Research by Stewart Reddin

Additional Narrations: Aidan Crowe

 

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