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Daily Mail
Nazi propaganda chief Goebbels was a 'ranting dwarf' and 'big pig'in a Munich suburb, was present at his infamous 'Total War' speech in Berlin 19
Nazi propaganda chief Goebbels was a 'ranting dwarf' and 'big pig'
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
in a Munich suburb, was present at his infamous 'Total War' speech in Berlin 1943 following the catastrophic defeat of the German army at Stalingrad. And she was often forced to sit next to him at dinners at his island home on a lake near Berlin -... Read more
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CBC.ca
What happened, and what went wrong in the Battle of the Somme1916: What happened? In the summer of 1916, the Allies were struggling. The Ga
What happened, and what went wrong in the Battle of the Somme
CBC.ca / Posted 4 hours ago
1916: What happened? In the summer of 1916, the Allies were struggling. The Gallipoli Campaign, which aimed to weaken the German army by diverting more soldiers to the Turkish peninsula, had been a devastating failure. To make matters worse,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Parshat Shelachtwo-front war, against both France and Russia, the plan called for a quick six-
Parshat Shelach
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 hours ago
two-front war, against both France and Russia, the plan called for a quick six-week-war against France with the bulk of the German army, while a small contingent would hold off the Russians in the east. The rationale behind the plan was that France... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 1, 2016North America Act took effect. In 1916, during World War I, France and Britain
This day in history, July 1, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
North America Act took effect. In 1916, during World War I, France and Britain launched the Somme Offensive against the German army; the 4 1/2-month battle resulted in heavy casualties and produced no clear winner. Dwight D. Eisenhower married... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Battle of the Somme: How it was originally reported by the Telegraphhow they were covered by the Telegraph. Waged from July 1 to November 18, 1916
The Battle of the Somme: How it was originally reported by the Telegraph
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
how they were covered by the Telegraph. Waged from July 1 to November 18, 1916, the battle was part of a co-ordinated plan to attack the German Army on the Western, Eastern and Italian Fronts, which eventually resulted in over a million casual... Read more
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Newham Recorder
When the guns of the Somme were heard in Newhamsons and daughters were turned upside down. On July 1, 1916, 2nd Lt CJ Sutton,
When the guns of the Somme were heard in Newham
Newham Recorder / Posted 6 hours ago
sons and daughters were turned upside down. On July 1, 1916, 2nd Lt CJ Sutton, of Milton Avenue, East Ham, engaged the German army at the Battle of the Somme while serving with a special brigade of the Royal Artillery. His parents – Mr and Mrs... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Author explores heroism, successes and ‘semi-victories’ in Battle of the Sommethat not only did the Battle form a crucial part of a military learning process
Author explores heroism, successes and ‘semi-victories’ in Battle of the Somme
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 hours ago
that not only did the Battle form a crucial part of a military learning process but it also “ripped out the heart of the German Army”. Going through the Red Cross files in Australia and New Zealand, which record how “families would go searching... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacNorth America Act took effect. In 1916, during World War I, France and Britain
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
North America Act took effect. In 1916, during World War I, France and Britain launched the Somme Offensive against the German army; the 4 1/2-month battle resulted in heavy casualties and produced no clear winner. Dwight D. Eisenhower married... Read more
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chroniclelive
The Somme - a bloody battle which brought the war home and ravaged communities across the North Eastmore than five miles in a single day. No one could convincingly claim victory
The Somme - a bloody battle which brought the war home and ravaged communities across the North East
chroniclelive / Posted 12 hours ago
more than five miles in a single day. No one could convincingly claim victory by the time it ended, although some say the German army was unable to replace its casualties and was thus doomed to eventually lose the war it was fighting on two fronts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen attends Battle of the Somme vigil on centenaryFrank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaust. Born
Queen attends Battle of the Somme vigil on centenary
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Frank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaust. Born in Frankfurt he was drafted into the German Army in 1915 served on the Western Front for the rest of the war, earning promotion to Lieutenant. He moved the family... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why July 1 means something very different for Newfoundland and Labradorat the time, and the pages are filled with German names, with “Heil Hitler!” wr
Why July 1 means something very different for Newfoundland and Labrador
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
at the time, and the pages are filled with German names, with “Heil Hitler!” written in the comments section. “The German army went back to Beaumont-Hamel, and signed the guest book,” Mr. Brinton said. Field Marshal Earl Haig and Lt. Col.... Read more
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International Business Times
Battle of the Somme photos: The World War One offensive that killed more than a million men gases were used for the first time, leading quickly to the development of the f
Battle of the Somme photos: The World War One offensive that killed more than a million men
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
gases were used for the first time, leading quickly to the development of the first gas masks. After initial success, the German army faced exactly the same problems as the Allies had earlier in the war and overstepped their abilities. The central... Read more
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DW
Active shooter reported at Andrews military base outside US capital | TOP STORIES |German army slammed for letting children hold guns 15.06.2016 The Bundeswehr h
Active shooter reported at Andrews military base outside US capital | TOP STORIES |
DW / Posted yesterday
German army slammed for letting children hold guns 15.06.2016 The Bundeswehr has been criticized after children were pictured holding assault rifles at an open day. Activists say the army is systematically breaching UN recommendations on advertising... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool FC to commemorate Battle of the Sommeas part of commemorations to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. Th
Liverpool FC to commemorate Battle of the Somme
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
as part of commemorations to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. The fixture, arranged through the Bundeswehr (German Army), Volksbund für Kriegsgräberfürsorge (German War Cemetery Society) and the Premier League, will see a... Read more
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Liverpool FC
LFC U16s to mark 100th anniversary of Battle of the SommeThe fixture, arranged through the Bundeswehr (German Army), Volksbund für Krieg
LFC U16s to mark 100th anniversary of Battle of the Somme
Liverpool FC / Posted yesterday
The fixture, arranged through the Bundeswehr (German Army), Volksbund für Kriegsgräberfürsorge (German War Cemetery Society) and the Premier League, will see a seven-a-side match take place at Stade de la Liberte in Cambrai, with the two teams being... Read more
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express
What was the Battle of the Somme? Britain marks 100 year anniversary of WW1 battleout enemy soldiers before the rush across No Man’s Land. However, unbeknown to
What was the Battle of the Somme? Britain marks 100 year anniversary of WW1 battle
express / Posted yesterday
out enemy soldiers before the rush across No Man’s Land. However, unbeknown to the British and French authorities, the German army had developed protective new trench covers called dug-outs, which saved many enemy soldiers during the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Centenary of Britain's bloodiest battle- Anne Frank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaus
Centenary of Britain's bloodiest battle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
- Anne Frank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaust. Born in Frankfurt he was drafted into the German Army in 1915 and served on the Western Front for the rest of the war, earning promotion to lieutenant. He moved the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Rubin: Fear driving Europe's populismto that city's legislature in September. Pazderski is an interesting case, a n
Rubin: Fear driving Europe's populism
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to that city's legislature in September. Pazderski is an interesting case, a nationalist conservative and former career German army officer who worked for several years at U.S. Central Command headquarters in Tampa, Fla. He says he regrets... Read more
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express
Hitler, Supermac and Anne Frank’s father – among millions who served on the Somme– Anne Frank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaus
Hitler, Supermac and Anne Frank’s father – among millions who served on the Somme
express / Posted 2 days ago
– Anne Frank's father was the only member of the family to survive the Holocaust. Born in Frankfurt he was drafted into the German Army in 1915 served on the Western Front for the rest of the war, earning promotion to lieutenant. He moved the family... Read more
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Times of Malta
Battle of the Sommeon July 1, 1916 at the , a century ago on Friday. On the first day of the Somme
Battle of the Somme
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
on July 1, 1916 at the , a century ago on Friday. On the first day of the Somme offensive against the German army in northern France, almost 20,000 men were killed and 35,000 were wounded. Thousands more were captured. Almost... Read more
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Philly.com
Fear drives Europe's populismdon't feel comfortable with other parties." Pazderski is an interesting case,
Fear drives Europe's populism
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
don't feel comfortable with other parties." Pazderski is an interesting case, a nationalist conservative and former career German army officer who worked for several years at U.S. Central Command headquarters in Tampa. He says he regrets Brexit and... Read more
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Mashable
Parisians protected against WWI bombs with sandbags and masking tapeShortly after the outbreak of World War I in the summer of 1914, the German Arm
Parisians protected against WWI bombs with sandbags and masking tape
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Shortly after the outbreak of World War I in the summer of 1914, the German Army advanced to the eastern outskirts of Paris. They were repelled by an Allied victory in the First Battle of the Marne, but the French capital remained uncomfortably close... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Telegraph time tunnel: the Battle of the Sommehow they were covered by the Telegraph. Waged from July 1 to November 18, 1916
Telegraph time tunnel: the Battle of the Somme
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
how they were covered by the Telegraph. Waged from July 1 to November 18, 1916, the battle was part of a co-ordinated plan to attack the German Army on the Western, Eastern and Italian Fronts, which eventually resulted in over a million casual... Read more
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International Business Times
Battle of the Somme: The must-read books to commemorate the centenary air combat, and the role of Dominion troops. The volume's editors are unusually
Battle of the Somme: The must-read books to commemorate the centenary
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
air combat, and the role of Dominion troops. The volume's editors are unusually distinguished. Strohn is an officer in the German Army and lectures at Sandhurst. Stracha is a professor at Oxford and advises our government on defence strategy. Of... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Will Orlando Change Anything?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of Ameri
Will Orlando Change Anything?
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of American troops who went into combat against the German army was of German ancestry - Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The pilgrims' progress that puts EU poll in perspectiveand the 16th (Irish) Division whose young men from different parts of Ireland s
The pilgrims' progress that puts EU poll in perspective
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
and the 16th (Irish) Division whose young men from different parts of Ireland stood shoulder to shoulder against the German army. The mixed group included young people from the dioceses of Armagh, Clogher and Cork as well as Kildare and... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
BOXING: Revenge is sweet for boxer Chezsemi-finals and then Denmark’s Ditte Frostholm in the final by TKO. It is the
BOXING: Revenge is sweet for boxer Chez
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 6 days ago
semi-finals and then Denmark’s Ditte Frostholm in the final by TKO. It is the second year in a row Chez and Alanna have won Boxcup titles, and they are now looking forward to their last big event of the season, taking on the German Army in B... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Choosing the right door for new careerand cattle breeder whose assets and livelihood were seized by the Soviet govern
Choosing the right door for new career
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
and cattle breeder whose assets and livelihood were seized by the Soviet government after World War II. He fought in the German Army on the Russian front, where his younger brother was killed, and he was later jailed for challenging the communist... Read more
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The Register
Look into our network, not around our network... you're underTactics successfully deployed by Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery against G
Look into our network, not around our network... you're under
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Tactics successfully deployed by Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery against German Army officer Erwin Rommel in the battle of El Alamein have been applied in a cyber-technology that aims to outfox hackers. During the important WWII battle, allied... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Jewish smuggler who was 'essential to the Nazi war effort'still struggling to make a living when war broke out but was soon to make his f
The Jewish smuggler who was 'essential to the Nazi war effort'
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
still struggling to make a living when war broke out but was soon to make his fortune producing military uniforms for the German Army, the Navy and even the SS. Abramovici said: 'He was a poor man before the war but then he met his mistress, a... Read more
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International Business Times
Euro 2016: Europe united in football as EU referendum vote divides at home the sacrifice of thousands of British and Commonwealth soldiers who ensured tha
Euro 2016: Europe united in football as EU referendum vote divides at home
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
the sacrifice of thousands of British and Commonwealth soldiers who ensured that the town never fell into the hands of the German army in World War One. The British – and the members of what was then an empire taking in Australia, Canada, New... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ramifications will be felt around the worldof the Battle of the Somme. One hundred years ago Britain and France were in l
Ramifications will be felt around the world
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
of the Battle of the Somme. One hundred years ago Britain and France were in lockstep as allies, opposing the might of the German army. Belgium had fallen in 1914, all but the Ypres Salient and a large part of eastern France was now in the hands of... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
BlackBerry sets deadline of current fiscal year to make handset business profitableAzure. The company is also developing a new tablet for government use, the Secu
BlackBerry sets deadline of current fiscal year to make handset business profitable
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 8 days ago
Azure. The company is also developing a new tablet for government use, the SecuTablet, which is currently being used by the German army. “We obviously look at the world now, and it is no longer about handsets,” Chen said. “The world has moved on.... Read more
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Wilson County News
Editorial: Will the tragedy in Orlando, Fla., change anything?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commanders of Ameri
Editorial: Will the tragedy in Orlando, Fla., change anything?
Wilson County News / Posted 9 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commanders of American troops who went into combat against the German army were of German ancestry -- Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tomakin ‘Desert Rat’ a true Aussie survivor“Nick” Emery has earned it. Mr Emery, 92, is one of the legendary “Desert Rats
Tomakin ‘Desert Rat’ a true Aussie survivor
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
“Nick” Emery has earned it. Mr Emery, 92, is one of the legendary “Desert Rats” who fought the seemingly invincible German Army in North Africa, and also an escaped prisoner of war. Far from running away from duty, he lied about his age to... Read more
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The Forward
How the World Came to an End 75 Years Agostayed in the barn for couple of days and then Uncle Katz and Father went to th
How the World Came to an End 75 Years Ago
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
stayed in the barn for couple of days and then Uncle Katz and Father went to the nearest town. There they learned that the German army was three or four kilometers away. Uncle and Father came running to get us. We packed quickly and were on the... Read more
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CTV News
Montreal's Vimy Park to be renamed after Jacques ParizeauWar. Fighting together for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian C
Montreal's Vimy Park to be renamed after Jacques Parizeau
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
War. Fighting together for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps succeeded in capturing Vimy from the German army between Apr. 9 and 12, 1917. More than 10,000 Canadian soldiers were killed or wounded. Montreal named the park... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Police appeal for help on stabbingand he was dragged from the car, although he was able to put up a bit of resist
Police appeal for help on stabbing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and he was dragged from the car, although he was able to put up a bit of resistance as he had done training with the German Army. One of the offenders, however, got behind him and stabbed him in the shoulder with a small knife. He was later... Read more
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CTV News
'Lest we forget': Protesters fight renaming Vimy Park after separatist premier Parizeautogether for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps succeeded
'Lest we forget': Protesters fight renaming Vimy Park after separatist premier Parizeau
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
together for the first time, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps succeeded in capturing Vimy from the German army between Apr. 9 and 12, 1917. It was a stunning advance. More than 100,000 French soldiers had been killed or... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man stabbed over cigarette was ex-German ArmySunday afternoon got more than they bargained for when he fought back. As Dete
Man stabbed over cigarette was ex-German Army
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Sunday afternoon got more than they bargained for when he fought back. As Detective Glen Restieaux explained - "he is ex-German Army so he defended himself pretty well". However, as the young man, who is understood to be travelling the country... Read more
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Daily News
Fall of FranceWhen the German Army burst in to Poland on the first day of September 1939 it b
Fall of France
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
When the German Army burst in to Poland on the first day of September 1939 it became evident to the world that before their anxious eyes was unfolding a superlative performance by an army, with a completely new approach to warfare. On that day, Adolf... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Will anything change?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of Ameri
Will anything change?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of American troops who went into combat against the German army was of German ancestry--Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Urk to host massive Dunkirk film crew as IJsselmeer takes centre stageof Urk takes centre stage. The blockbuster film focuses on the rescue of some
Urk to host massive Dunkirk film crew as IJsselmeer takes centre stage
DutchNews.nl / Posted 15 days ago
of Urk takes centre stage. The blockbuster film focuses on the rescue of some 335,000 soldiers who had been cut off by the German army by 800 little boats sent over the channel from England. According to the Volkskrant, a crew of 200 and 70 extras... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Thomas Sowell: Will Orlando change anything?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of Ameri
Thomas Sowell: Will Orlando change anything?
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 15 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of American troops who went into combat against the German army was of German ancestry — Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dig begins as hopes of ending hunt for the missing Amber Room soarLeningrad - now St Petersburg - but mysteriously vanished. According to one le
Dig begins as hopes of ending hunt for the missing Amber Room soar
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Leningrad - now St Petersburg - but mysteriously vanished. According to one legend it was taken to the headquarters of the German Army on the Eastern Front and buried in a secret chamber which was then walled up. The site is only a few miles from... Read more
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iol.co.za
A travel gift guide for every type of dadthe most impressive remains of World War II, La Coupole Museum housed in a giga
A travel gift guide for every type of dad
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
the most impressive remains of World War II, La Coupole Museum housed in a gigantic underground bunker complex built by the German army. Prices for the Trafalgar trip start from R38 950 per person and include 11 nights' accommodation with breakfast... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Will Orlando change anything?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of Ameri
Will Orlando change anything?
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of American troops who went into combat against the German army was of German ancestry - Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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Namibia Economist
France suffers yet another terrorist attacksoldiers on patrol, 90,000 police and security officers have been deployed on t
France suffers yet another terrorist attack
Namibia Economist / Posted 16 days ago
soldiers on patrol, 90,000 police and security officers have been deployed on the streets—more personnel than in the entire German army. Yet the Magnanville attack once again underscores the vast difficulty of monitoring would-be terrorist activity,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Will Orlando change anything?our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of Ameri
Will Orlando change anything?
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
our strength. In both World War I and World War II, the top commander of American troops who went into combat against the German army was of German ancestry -- Pershing and Eisenhower, respectively. So too was General Carl Spaatz, whose bombers... Read more
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express
The Battle of the Somme: 100 years on we reveal all you need to know about itwith his men and some historians believe that the battle was not a complete dis
The Battle of the Somme: 100 years on we reveal all you need to know about it
express / Posted 17 days ago
with his men and some historians believe that the battle was not a complete disaster, helping to permanently weaken the German army and perhaps making its eventual defeat in 1918 inevitable. Indeed one German officer called the battle the “muddy... Read more
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