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The Germans used deception in many successful ways before their invasion of theUSSR. While Joseph Stalin had many opportunities to access the German invasionmuch better, Adolf Hitler and the German Generals used deception as a perfect tool forhiding their goal to overthrow the Communist USSR. As more and more Germansoldiers became obvious on the eastern front of Europe, they used the war with GreatBritain to undermine Stalin. “The Germans explained away the presence of their forcesalong the border with the USSR as training for an invasion of Britain that was beingconducted outside the range of the Royal Air Force”.The Germans also usedPropaganda as deception. This airstrike on Crete was a way for them to use for practicefor an invasion of Great Britain.Stalin was very much to blame for this. He was blind to the intelligence that was givingto him. Refusing the warnings and intel, believing that Germany would not enter a warwith them while fighting the Brits. Recon flights from Germany were going on but the