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Daily Star
Germany fights back: Calls for ARMY to be mobilised to help police fight ISISfor stronger measures And after a "loner" shot nine teenagers dead in Munich o
Germany fights back: Calls for ARMY to be mobilised to help police fight ISIS
Daily Star / Posted 11 hours ago
for stronger measures And after a "loner" shot nine teenagers dead in Munich on Friday, he's raised the possibility of the German army taking to the streets to assist police in the fight against extremism. Herrmann has now suggested that "under... Read more
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Daily Mail
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldierdid not understand English. 'Then my father switched to Norwegian, which he sp
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldier
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
did not understand English. 'Then my father switched to Norwegian, which he spoke fluently, having been interpreter in the German Army in Norway from 1940 to 1943.' Lieutenant Dege's son Dr Dege told the tale of the comedic scene on the night of... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Indianapolis veteran awarded Purple Heart 70 years after serving in WWIIfrom February 12, 1943 to February 21, 1946. While on a mission in France in N
Indianapolis veteran awarded Purple Heart 70 years after serving in WWII
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
from February 12, 1943 to February 21, 1946. While on a mission in France in November 1944, his platoon was ambushed by a German army contingent. He was seriously injured and unable to walk after being hit with shrapnel and being briefly pinned... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Don't Panic" German Minister Urges Population, Claims Surge In Attacks Has "No Link To Merkel Refugee Policy"said that he has ordered increased security presence at airports, train station
"Don't Panic" German Minister Urges Population, Claims Surge In Attacks Has "No Link To Merkel Refugee Policy"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
said that he has ordered increased security presence at airports, train stations and other public places, adding that the "German army can play a domestic role in special cases." Cases such as these. German interior minister Thomas de... Read more
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DW
A friendly Bundeswehr lesson on hostile environments |it is easy to forget that I am on an army base in Bavaria - and that this rebel
A friendly Bundeswehr lesson on hostile environments |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
it is easy to forget that I am on an army base in Bavaria - and that this rebel insurgent is a sergeant in the German army who is playing a role, albeit with terrifying conviction. Whether you are lying on the ground with a gun in your... Read more
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Daily Mail
Loner son of a taxi driver and a department store workerAll nine hostages left, five Arab terrorists and a Munich police officer lost t
Loner son of a taxi driver and a department store worker
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
All nine hostages left, five Arab terrorists and a Munich police officer lost their lives during the operation A German Army bus is parked underneath the hotel. Nine of the Israeli hostages were inside at the time A coffin with one of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Munich attack revives memories of massacre at 1972 Olympic GamesAll nine hostages left, five Arab terrorists and a Munich police officer lost t
Munich attack revives memories of massacre at 1972 Olympic Games
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
All nine hostages left, five Arab terrorists and a Munich police officer lost their lives during the operation A German Army bus is parked underneath the hotel. Nine of the Israeli hostages were inside at the time A coffin with one of... Read more
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express
First Wold War hero gets a memorial in home city 100 years after he won Victoria CrossGeorge V at Buckingham Palace. He went back to the war but was captured althou
First Wold War hero gets a memorial in home city 100 years after he won Victoria Cross
express / Posted 4 days ago
George V at Buckingham Palace. He went back to the war but was captured although he was treated with great respect by the German Army after they heard he'd won the VC. Cpl Day returned to Norwich after the four-year conflict ended in November... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 21in 2014. 1948: Cartoonist Garry Trudeau, the creator of the comic strip "Doone
July 21
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
in 2014. 1948: Cartoonist Garry Trudeau, the creator of the comic strip "Doonesbury," is born in New York City. 1944: German army officer Claus von Stauffenberg and his fellow conspirators are executed by firing squad in Berlin, Germany, for... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Canadian courts dispense an injusticesquad, the Einsatzkommando 10a, which is estimated to have killed 23,000 civili
Canadian courts dispense an injustice
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
squad, the Einsatzkommando 10a, which is estimated to have killed 23,000 civilians, mostly Jews, while operating behind the German army’s front line in occupied eastern European territory between 1941 and 1943. Oberlander claims the Nazis forcibly... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 20fourth term at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. 1944: Adolf Hitl
July 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
fourth term at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. 1944: Adolf Hitler survives an assassination attempt led by German Army Col. Claus von Stauffenberg. 1940: California opens its first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway. 1940: Billboard... Read more
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The Forward
Polish Mayor Calls For Exhumation Of Jewish Mass GraveGerman troops were likely responsible for the killing because Poles were prohib
Polish Mayor Calls For Exhumation Of Jewish Mass Grave
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
German troops were likely responsible for the killing because Poles were prohibited to carry guns in July 1941, when the German army was already present – though not fully controlling – the area. But dozens of testimonies by witnesses and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Chilling shots of abandoned hospital where Hitler was treated after the Sommein 1898 as a sanatorium but it was transformed into a military hospital at the
Chilling shots of abandoned hospital where Hitler was treated after the Somme
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
in 1898 as a sanatorium but it was transformed into a military hospital at the beginning of World War I for the Imperial German Army. Beelitz-Heilstätten opened in 1898, but become a military hospital just 18 years later Robert... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Nearly 100 years later, Passamaquoddy Army veterans honored for serviceINDIAN TOWNSHIP, Maine — Ninety-nine years after six young men volunteered to f
Nearly 100 years later, Passamaquoddy Army veterans honored for service
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
INDIAN TOWNSHIP, Maine — Ninety-nine years after six young men volunteered to fight the Imperial German Army in World War I, their families on Sunday received the official recognition that the soldiers never did. All six men were members of the... Read more
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KNAC.COM
SABATON Release New 'Blood Of Bannockburn' SingleDivision during the battle of the Argonne in 1918. Even though these 550-575 br
SABATON Release New 'Blood Of Bannockburn' Single
KNAC.COM / Posted 9 days ago
Division during the battle of the Argonne in 1918. Even though these 550-575 brave men were completely surrounded by the German Army and subjected to friendly artillery fire, they kept on fighting for a week until they were relieved. Of the over... Read more
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express
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain heroaction came six months later when the Allies were victorious in the Battle of t
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain hero
express / Posted 10 days ago
action came six months later when the Allies were victorious in the Battle of the Falaise Pocket which effectively sent the German army into retreat. Related videos Prince William, Prince Harry and Kate Middleton at the Battle of... Battle of the... Read more
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The Courier
Fromelles: Ballarat’s bloody entry to the Western Front.them lay the hamlet of Fromelles. Between the Australians and the village was t
Fromelles: Ballarat’s bloody entry to the Western Front.
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
them lay the hamlet of Fromelles. Between the Australians and the village was the 6th Bavarian Reserve Division of the German Army. Heavily fortified and entrenched, the Germans knew the attack was coming. They had flanked their positions with... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperationfirst defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other E
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperation
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
first defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other EU countries could be allowed to serve in the German army. Von der Leyen rejected suggestions that Berlin was pushing its own military agenda. She stressed that Germany... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperationfirst defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other E
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperation
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
first defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other EU countries could be allowed to serve in the German army. Von der Leyen rejected suggestions that Berlin was pushing its own military agenda. She stressed that Germany... Read more
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express
NATO rift intensifies as Germany threatens to withdraw troops from Turkish air baseTurkish diplomats have attempted to stop German parliamentarians visiting the 2
NATO rift intensifies as Germany threatens to withdraw troops from Turkish air base
express / Posted 13 days ago
Turkish diplomats have attempted to stop German parliamentarians visiting the 250 troops stationed there. He said: "The German army answers to parliament, and if parliament cannot visit its army, then the army cannot stay there. This is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperationfirst defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other E
Germany: Brexit a chance to improve EU military cooperation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
first defense policy review since 2006, the government said citizens of other EU countries could be allowed to serve in the German army. Von der Leyen rejected suggestions that Berlin was pushing its own military agenda. She stressed that Germany... Read more
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Business Insider
We just got another clear sign that tensions between Germany and Turkey are escalatingbranded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied
We just got another clear sign that tensions between Germany and Turkey are escalating
Business Insider / Posted 13 days ago
branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied German lawmakers access to the base. "The German army answers to parliament," Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung. "And if parliament cannot... Read more
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DW
Germany to recall troops from Turkish base if Ankara blocks MPs' visit | NRS-Import |June that terms the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces genocide, has
Germany to recall troops from Turkish base if Ankara blocks MPs' visit | NRS-Import |
DW / Posted 13 days ago
June that terms the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces genocide, has denied German MPs access to the base. "The German army answers to parliament," Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told the regional newspaper "Mitteldeutsche... Read more
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Reuters
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked: vice chancellorbranded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked: vice chancellor
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied German lawmakers access to the base. "The German army answers to parliament," Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung. "And if parliament cannot... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked - vice chancellorbranded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked - vice chancellor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied German lawmakers access to the base. "The German army answers to parliament," Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung. "And if parliament cannot... Read more
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The Star
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked - vice chancellorbranded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied
Germany will recall soldiers from Turkey if MP visit blocked - vice chancellor
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
branded the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide, has denied German lawmakers access to the base. "The German army answers to parliament," Gabriel told the regional newspaper Mitteldeutsche Zeitung. "And if parliament cannot... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harry Styles gets down and dirty for new acting role in Dunkirkperfectly with castmates in the wartime vessel Rescued: Soldiers from Belgium,
Harry Styles gets down and dirty for new acting role in Dunkirk
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
perfectly with castmates in the wartime vessel Rescued: Soldiers from Belgium, Britain and France were surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in WWII Last month, 1,500 extras were gathered on Dunkirk beach to recreate... Read more
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JTA
75 years after Jedwabne pogrom, Poland wrestles with evidence of complicitywreaths left at the memorial to the massacre at Jebwabne, July 10, 2016. (Court
75 years after Jedwabne pogrom, Poland wrestles with evidence of complicity
JTA / Posted 14 days ago
wreaths left at the memorial to the massacre at Jebwabne, July 10, 2016. (Courtesy of the ADL) JEDWABNE, Poland (JTA) — As German army troops invaded eastern Poland, Ichak Lewin’s family fled their town of Wizna. On July 10, 1941, the Lewins... Read more
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Variety
Post-Holocaust Documentary ‘Aida’s Secrets’ Bought by Music Box for USthemselves in the Bergen-Belsen displaced persons camp in Germany, which had be
Post-Holocaust Documentary ‘Aida’s Secrets’ Bought by Music Box for US
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
themselves in the Bergen-Belsen displaced persons camp in Germany, which had been established in July, 1945, in a former German army camp near the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen, which was liberated three months earlier. The brothers were... Read more
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express
Germany draws up plans for greater military powers in EU and NATOJoachim Gauck and Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen have argued that German
Germany draws up plans for greater military powers in EU and NATO
express / Posted 15 days ago
Joachim Gauck and Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen have argued that Germany must engage more forcefully abroad. The German army is now set to see its budget boosted and to get its first increase in troop strength since the Cold War, when it... Read more
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EuroNews
Small Lithuania’s big fears of Russialonger a challenge to transport material and troops over long distances,” said
Small Lithuania’s big fears of Russia
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
longer a challenge to transport material and troops over long distances,” said Marc-Ulrich Cropp, Lieutenant Colonel in the German army. “We can send soldiers by plane, heavy weapons and vehicles by rail and special equipment by road.”Iron Wolf for... Read more
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The Forward
Polish Mayor Skips Memorial for Jews Massacred by Neighborsby locals, his family escaped the roundup in nearby woods, where a Polish famil
Polish Mayor Skips Memorial for Jews Massacred by Neighbors
The Forward / Posted 15 days ago
by locals, his family escaped the roundup in nearby woods, where a Polish family hid them. Lewin said he later worked in a German army kitchen. Under Poland’s Communist governments, which blurred sectarian divides and at times displayed... Read more
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The Forward
Polish Jews Massacred by Neighbors Are Remembered at Memorialby locals, his family escaped the roundup in nearby woods, where a Polish famil
Polish Jews Massacred by Neighbors Are Remembered at Memorial
The Forward / Posted 15 days ago
by locals, his family escaped the roundup in nearby woods, where a Polish family hid them. Lewin said he later worked in a German army kitchen. Under Poland’s Communist governments, which blurred sectarian divides and at times displayed... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Theory Of "Conspiracy Theorists"hierarchy as it lead to their liberation as well as to that of the other nation
Theory Of "Conspiracy Theorists"
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
hierarchy as it lead to their liberation as well as to that of the other nations of western Europe. In spite of this, the German army fought like tigers on the western front to the bitter end but I digress. I will however be returning to the D Day... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visitto be allowed to visit soldiers. "As a result of his behaviour, Turkish Presid
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
to be allowed to visit soldiers. "As a result of his behaviour, Turkish President Erdogan is risking the withdrawal of the German army," he told Monday's Tagesspiegel daily, according to extracts sent in advance. Turkey accepts that many Christian... Read more
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The Star
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visitto be allowed to visit soldiers. "As a result of his behaviour, Turkish Presid
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visit
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
to be allowed to visit soldiers. "As a result of his behaviour, Turkish President Erdogan is risking the withdrawal of the German army," he told Monday's Tagesspiegel daily, according to extracts sent in advance. Turkey accepts that many Christian... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Historian remembers Chadwell Heath’s lucky escape during the First World WarIlford mobile searchlight combined with others to cone a cigar-shaped raider ab
Historian remembers Chadwell Heath’s lucky escape during the First World War
Ilford Recorder / Posted 16 days ago
Ilford mobile searchlight combined with others to cone a cigar-shaped raider above Seven Kings in their beams. Imperial German Army Zeppelins were not noted for their navigational prowess. The LZ97 had mistaken the River Roding for the... Read more
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Reuters
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visitArmy personnel board a German airforce Airbus A400M military aircraft at German
German MPs say troops must return if Turkey refuses Incirlik visit
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
Army personnel board a German airforce Airbus A400M military aircraft at German army Bundeswehr airbase in Jagel, northern Germany December 10, 2015. BERLIN Several German lawmakers said on Sunday the country's soldiers working at Turkey's Incirlik... Read more
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DW
NATO sends signals to Russia at Warsaw summit |to the international coalition fighting the terrorist organization "Islamic Sta
NATO sends signals to Russia at Warsaw summit |
DW / Posted 17 days ago
to the international coalition fighting the terrorist organization "Islamic State." The AWACS aircraft, for which the German army provides around one-third of the crews, are expected to fly over NATO member Turkey and use their radars to peer... Read more
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DW
Merkel, Erdogan meet, can't mend fences |the Bundestag vote, Turkish officials blocked German politicians from visiting
Merkel, Erdogan meet, can't mend fences |
DW / Posted 17 days ago
the Bundestag vote, Turkish officials blocked German politicians from visiting the military base Incirlik, which the German army uses as a base for its Tornado reconnaissance jets being used in the fight against the "Islamic State." A visit... Read more
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Newham Recorder
The soldiers who fought for England and West Hamseen marching along Green Street with pride. A century ago, as the British Emp
The soldiers who fought for England and West Ham
Newham Recorder / Posted 17 days ago
seen marching along Green Street with pride. A century ago, as the British Empire hurled everything it had at the German army during the Battle of the Somme, the West Ham boys were given a terrifying task: to hold on to the hard-won... Read more
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The Register
Bomb-disposal robot violently disposes of Dallas cop-killer gunmanmilitary has been using robots for these purposes for over a decade as have the
Bomb-disposal robot violently disposes of Dallas cop-killer gunman
The Register / Posted 18 days ago
military has been using robots for these purposes for over a decade as have the Brits and other nations' armed forces. The German army built Goliath robots as anti-tank devices in World War II albeit with with limited success. Hero tech ... A... Read more
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DW
MPs threaten to block military cooperation with Turkey |need parliamentary approval, the Bundestag regularly sends members of its defen
MPs threaten to block military cooperation with Turkey |
DW / Posted 18 days ago
need parliamentary approval, the Bundestag regularly sends members of its defense committee to visit field operations. "The German army is a parliamentary army," Arnold said. "We decide whether the Bundestag grants a mandate or not, and so of course... Read more
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BBC News
Former Nazi death guard Oberlander in Canada court winwas born in Ukraine and became a member of a Nazi death squad, the Ek 10a, whic
Former Nazi death guard Oberlander in Canada court win
BBC News / Posted 19 days ago
was born in Ukraine and became a member of a Nazi death squad, the Ek 10a, which operated behind the German army's front line in occupied eastern European territory between 1941 to 1943. Oberlander insists that he was made to... Read more
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J Weekly
off the shelf | Three new novels feature ‘alternate history’ of reimagined 20th-century Jewishmillennium under Jewish rule. Now Jewish refugees from European countries are p
off the shelf | Three new novels feature ‘alternate history’ of reimagined 20th-century Jewish
J Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
millennium under Jewish rule. Now Jewish refugees from European countries are pouring in with tales of persecution, and the German army is poised to invade the kingdom in its push eastward. Esther, the daughter of a government adviser, is... Read more
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DW
Merkel backs NATO build-up in eastern Europe |year. Berlin is also set to boost its defense spending, aiming for the NATO gu
Merkel backs NATO build-up in eastern Europe |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
year. Berlin is also set to boost its defense spending, aiming for the NATO guideline of two percent of the national BDP. German army is to play a key role in the NATO build-up NATO's door still open In her address, Merkel thanked the United... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Liverpool: The Weekly LFC News Update (06/07/2016)Somme with a friendly against their Hertha Berlin counterparts on Friday. The f
Liverpool: The Weekly LFC News Update (06/07/2016)
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 20 days ago
Somme with a friendly against their Hertha Berlin counterparts on Friday. The fixture, jointly arranged by the Bundeswehr (German Army), Volksbund für Kriegsgräberfürsorge (German War Cemetery Society) and the Premier League, saw a seven-a-side... Read more
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walesonline
Alun Cairns is 'cured for lust of blood' at Mametz Woodverdict should history pass on Mametz Wood, which claimed around 400 Welsh live
Alun Cairns is 'cured for lust of blood' at Mametz Wood
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
verdict should history pass on Mametz Wood, which claimed around 400 Welsh lives and another 3500 injured? Certainly, the German army was pushed back at Mametz. Welsh soldiers armed with Lee Enfield rifles – some had never fired a weapon even in... Read more
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Game Informer
Nine Games Based On True Storieswas inspired by the life of an actual saboteur named Violette Szabo. Unfortunat
Nine Games Based On True Stories
Game Informer / Posted 21 days ago
was inspired by the life of an actual saboteur named Violette Szabo. Unfortunately, the real Violette was captured by the German army, tortured, and eventually deported to the Ravensbrück concentration camp where she died. Assassin’s Creed IIIThe... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Donald Trump: Turning the Corner Towards Fascism (But First Let's Define Itwhen the immense German corporation Thyssen Steel -- in conjunction with the em
Donald Trump: Turning the Corner Towards Fascism (But First Let's Define It
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
when the immense German corporation Thyssen Steel -- in conjunction with the embittered reactionary officer corps of the German army--became a financial backer of theirs in 1923 (and happened to bring in certain foreign donors, including one... Read more
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