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dna
SCI to tank up on Rs 900 crore ships as prices hit bottomM salt water draught," reads the document. As the term Suezmax suggests, the s
SCI to tank up on Rs 900 crore ships as prices hit bottom
dna / Posted yesterday
M salt water draught," reads the document. As the term Suezmax suggests, the ship will be largest in size to transit the Suez Canal. The vessel is likely to be inducted in SCI's fleet later this year. One of the conditions specified is that the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Sisi faces the uncertain promise of SuezEarlier this month, Egypt celebrated the 60th anniversary of Gamal Abdel Nasser
Sisi faces the uncertain promise of Suez
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Earlier this month, Egypt celebrated the 60th anniversary of Gamal Abdel Nasser's nationalisation of the Suez Canal. Nasser's decision to expropriate the canal's lucrative operator, the Suez Canal Company, in July 1956 was an entirely unexpected... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
State-of-the-art cranes make it to Blount Islandsaid the cranes are a critical step toward the facility supporting �the ever-la
State-of-the-art cranes make it to Blount Island
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
said the cranes are a critical step toward the facility supporting �the ever-larger ships calling on the port through the Suez Canal as well as the newly expanded Panama Canal.� The port plans to add 10 of the cranes at Blount Island in the next... Read more
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dna
Gunmen in Egypt kill informer, soldier at checkpoint north of Cairoitself Sinai Province, mainly operates out of the northern Sinai Peninsula, whi
Gunmen in Egypt kill informer, soldier at checkpoint north of Cairo
dna / Posted 4 days ago
itself Sinai Province, mainly operates out of the northern Sinai Peninsula, which borders Israel, the Gaza Strip and the Suez Canal. Militants have also targeted security forces in central Cairo, its outskirts and elsewhere in the past fe... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Gunmen in Egypt kill informer, soldier at checkpoint north of Cairoitself Sinai Province, mainly operates out of the northern Sinai Peninsula, whi
Gunmen in Egypt kill informer, soldier at checkpoint north of Cairo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
itself Sinai Province, mainly operates out of the northern Sinai Peninsula, which borders Israel, the Gaza Strip and the Suez Canal. Militants have also targeted security forces in central Cairo, its outskirts and elsewhere in the past few... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Iran "28 Mordad" and the Great Game 2.0countries would be encouraged to think they could try things on; the next thing
Iran "28 Mordad" and the Great Game 2.0
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
countries would be encouraged to think they could try things on; the next thing might be an attempt to nationalize the Suez Canal." The CIA vetoed the plan, and instead, organized and paid anti-Mossadegh protesters and street thugs to riot,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
JAXPORT's new, giant container cranes arrivewere built. The cranes are designed to move cargo on and off larger ships call
JAXPORT's new, giant container cranes arrive
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
were built. The cranes are designed to move cargo on and off larger ships calling on JAXPORT through both the Panama and Suez Canals. The newly expanded Panama Canal has been boosting business for the shipment of goods from Asia to the East... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Suspects detaineda statement saying the attack was intended to distract people from celebrations
Suspects detained
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
a statement saying the attack was intended to distract people from celebrations to mark the first anniversary of the New Suez Canal channel. He also linked his attackers with both Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis and the Muslim Brotherhood. “The attack is a... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The cost of austerityreplenishing. Tourism revenues are not expected to exceed US$4.5 billion this
The cost of austerity
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
replenishing. Tourism revenues are not expected to exceed US$4.5 billion this year, almost a third of the record in 2010. Suez Canal revenues are at an annual average of around US$5 billion, with the global slowdown in trade preventing any... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Refuting the scepticson the president’s remarks on the occasion of ceremonies marking the first anni
Refuting the sceptics
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
on the president’s remarks on the occasion of ceremonies marking the first anniversary of the inauguration of the New Suez Canal. Last Saturday he was just as firm in the remarks he made on the inauguration of the largest petrochemicals... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Nasser syndromecurrency, was nearly eliminated. Major national projects initiated by Al-Sisi c
Nasser syndrome
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
currency, was nearly eliminated. Major national projects initiated by Al-Sisi came under scrutiny, starting with the New Suez Canal, inaugurated a year ago. The latest broadside in the attacks came from The Economist, an influential magazine in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Showing a sign of leadershipand large new territories; Syria is embroiled in civil war; terrorists have gai
Showing a sign of leadership
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
and large new territories; Syria is embroiled in civil war; terrorists have gained footholds in the Sinai desert near the Suez Canal; and more. Iran, the world's largest state sponsor of terror, has "$150 billion in cash released by the United... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack air show ready to soar againthe Erickson Air Collection in Madras, OR. This carrier-based war plane saw co
Chilliwack air show ready to soar again
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 7 days ago
the Erickson Air Collection in Madras, OR. This carrier-based war plane saw combat in the Indo-China War in 1953-54, the Suez Canal War in 1956 and later in the Algerian War. It is one of the rarest of its kind, and was reconstructed in the... Read more
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Roll Call
From Russia With Love, an October Surprisethat began on October 29, the Israeli army (in coordination with Britain and Fr
From Russia With Love, an October Surprise
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
that began on October 29, the Israeli army (in coordination with Britain and France) advanced to within 10 miles of the Suez Canal before the U.S. — breaking with its closest allies — helped impose a ceasefire. After the horrors of 9/11,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will call international meet to halt spread of radical Islam: Donald Trumpgroup have been absolutely disastrous," he said. "In Egypt, terrorists have ga
Will call international meet to halt spread of radical Islam: Donald Trump
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
group have been absolutely disastrous," he said. "In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways of the world. Iraq is in chaos. And ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISISnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISIS
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISISnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISIS
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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The Hill
FULL SPEECH: Donald Trump addresses Radical Islamic Terrorismnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
FULL SPEECH: Donald Trump addresses Radical Islamic Terrorism
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISISnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISIS
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISISnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISIS
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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ajc.com
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISISnow threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a
Here is what Donald Trump said in his speech about ISIS
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
now threatens Europe and the United States. In Egypt, terrorists have gained a foothold in the Sinai desert, near the Suez Canal, one of the most essential waterways in the world. Iraq is in chaos, and ISIS is on the loose. ISIS has spread... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney Opera House lit by poppiesthing,” said Mr Graham, who served in the Royal Navy and Royal Marines from 195
Sydney Opera House lit by poppies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
thing,” said Mr Graham, who served in the Royal Navy and Royal Marines from 1953 to 1967 and fought in Malaysia and the Suez Canal conflict. This year's Vivid Live set to be better than ever0:53 This year's Vivid Live set to be better than... Read more
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Times of Malta
To build a railway line (1870-1883)British garrison and a steady stream of short and long term visitors whose pres
To build a railway line (1870-1883)
Times of Malta / Posted 11 days ago
British garrison and a steady stream of short and long term visitors whose presence had increased with the opening of the Suez Canal in 1869. Promoters were excited by the prospect of quick returns on investment given the potential number of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Could the Dispute in the South China Sea Affect Debate Over Palestinian Statehood?a ceasefire in the 1970 War of Attrition, promising that Egypt would not be all
Could the Dispute in the South China Sea Affect Debate Over Palestinian Statehood?
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
a ceasefire in the 1970 War of Attrition, promising that Egypt would not be allowed to move its missiles close to the Suez Canal. “Within a few days of the conclusion of the cease-fire agreement,” Eban writes, “our head of military... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking back from Aug. 14(UP) – Secretary of State John Foster Dulles said today he believes a formula f
Looking back from Aug. 14
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
(UP) – Secretary of State John Foster Dulles said today he believes a formula for “international operation” of the Suez Canal consistent with Egypt’s rights and dignity can be found. He said after another meeting with President Eisenhower... Read more
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Reuters
After IMF deal, Egypt's Sisi says will not hesitate on tough reformsEgyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) attends during the first anniversar
After IMF deal, Egypt's Sisi says will not hesitate on tough reforms
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) attends during the first anniversary of launching the New Suez Canal and the 60th anniversary of nationalizing the Suez Canal in Ismailia, Egypt August 6, 2016 in this handout picture courtesy of the... Read more
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Swissinfo
After IMF deal, Egypt's Sisi says will not hesitate on tough reformsEgyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) attends during the first anniversar
After IMF deal, Egypt's Sisi says will not hesitate on tough reforms
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) attends during the first anniversary of launching the New Suez Canal and the 60th anniversary of nationalizing the Suez Canal in Ismailia, Egypt August 6, 2016 in this handout picture courtesy of the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Thwarted attackstatement Gomaa said the attack was intended to distract people from celebratio
Thwarted attack
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
statement Gomaa said the attack was intended to distract people from celebrations to mark the anniversary of the New Suez Canal on Saturday. He also linked his attackers with both Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis and the Muslim Brotherhood. “The attack... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Canal generates hopeLast Saturday Egypt celebrated the 60th anniversary of the nationalisation of t
Canal generates hope
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
Last Saturday Egypt celebrated the 60th anniversary of the nationalisation of the Suez Canal on 26 July 1956 and the first anniversary of the inauguration of the New Suez Canal on 6 August 2015. A huge ceremony was staged on a platform erected on the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israeltransport Iranian oil to the Mediterranean. The company has its roots in the 1
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israel
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
transport Iranian oil to the Mediterranean. The company has its roots in the 1967 Middle East war, when Egypt blocked the Suez Canal, making it impossible for Iran to transport its oil by tanker to Europe For a decade, the pipeline successfully... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IMF to grant Egypt £9.3 billion loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt h
IMF to grant Egypt £9.3 billion loan to fix ailing economy
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a fall-off in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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Boston Herald
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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Island Packet
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economyby a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt ha
IMF, Egypt agree on $12B loan to fix ailing economy
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
by a drop in tourism revenues in the wake of recent terrorist attacks. Egypt has also seen dwindling revenues from the Suez Canal because of a falloff in foreign trade, despite a costly and much-hyped expansion of the key trading channel... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Actors' Theatre's 'An Ideal Husband' explores how crisis tests marriagewith an old letter that she obtained from her former husband, a baron who profi
Actors' Theatre's 'An Ideal Husband' explores how crisis tests marriage
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
with an old letter that she obtained from her former husband, a baron who profited from Chiltern’s disclosures about Suez Canal legislation. “She’s a very ambitious and clever woman who’s willing to go to any lengths to get what she wants... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israeltight controls over EAPC. Enemies overnight The company has its roots in the 19
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israel
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
tight controls over EAPC. Enemies overnight The company has its roots in the 1967 Middle East war, when Egypt blocked the Suez Canal, making it impossible for Iran to transport its oil by tanker to Europe. Under the EAPC deal, Iranian tankers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with IsraelIsrael maintains tight controls over EAPC. The company has its roots in the 19
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
Israel maintains tight controls over EAPC. The company has its roots in the 1967 Middle East war, when Egypt blocked the Suez Canal, making it impossible for Iran to transport its oil by tanker to Europe. Under the EAPC deal, Iranian tankers... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with IsraelIsrael maintains tight controls over EAPC. The company has its roots in the 19
Swiss court backs Iran in decades-old oil row with Israel
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
Israel maintains tight controls over EAPC. The company has its roots in the 1967 Middle East war, when Egypt blocked the Suez Canal, making it impossible for Iran to transport its oil by tanker to Europe. Under the EAPC deal, Iranian tankers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jihadis dig up Nazi mines buried in Egypt in World War Twoa counter-attack with almost 900 guns levelled at the German positions to be di
Jihadis dig up Nazi mines buried in Egypt in World War Two
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
a counter-attack with almost 900 guns levelled at the German positions to be discharged at once. While previously the Suez Canal was threatened, and with it Allied access to the rich oilfields of the Middle East, now the Allies were able to... Read more
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BBC News
Mounting oil stockpiles to keep prices weakcargoes of jet fuel from Asia to Europe around the Horn of Africa rather than t
Mounting oil stockpiles to keep prices weak
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
cargoes of jet fuel from Asia to Europe around the Horn of Africa rather than the quicker, more direct route through the Suez Canal because they can't find a home for it. Low freight costs mean that it is relatively cheap for traders and oil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mediterranean Film Festival of Alexandria Celebrates Algerian Revolutionmedia. Under the theme of "Cinema and resistance," this edition, which will al
Mediterranean Film Festival of Alexandria Celebrates Algerian Revolution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
media. Under the theme of "Cinema and resistance," this edition, which will also celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Suez Canal nationalization, plans the projection of several films about people's resistance and struggle for liberation and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Anzacs mark centenary of Romaniwas the Battle of Romani, the first of a succession of victories by the Anzac M
Anzacs mark centenary of Romani
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
was the Battle of Romani, the first of a succession of victories by the Anzac Mounted Division which took them from the Suez Canal to the suburbs of Damascus. For the Australian and New Zealand soldiers training members of the Iraqi military in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Schensul: Cruising aboard a clipperit took a while, but eventually they were squeezed out by steam-driven vessels,
Schensul: Cruising aboard a clipper
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
it took a while, but eventually they were squeezed out by steam-driven vessels, especially with the completion of the Suez Canal shortcut in 1920. Krafft wanted to build new clipper ships, still based on wind and sails and the sleek... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Welland's great contribution to war effortand children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy vetera
Welland's great contribution to war effort
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 18 days ago
and children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy veteran who served as a peacekeeper during the Suez Canal crisis in the late 1950s. A total of 96 soldiers from Welland died in the Second World War compared to the 91 who... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Welland's great contribution to war effortand children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy vetera
Welland's great contribution to war effort
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 18 days ago
and children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy veteran who served as a peacekeeper during the Suez Canal crisis in the late 1950s. A total of 96 soldiers from Welland died in the Second World War compared to the 91 who... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Welland's great contribution to war effortand children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy vetera
Welland's great contribution to war effort
Welland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
and children, that’s a significant number,” said the Royal Canadian Navy veteran who served as a peacekeeper during the Suez Canal crisis in the late 1950s. A total of 96 soldiers from Welland died in the Second World War compared to the 91 who... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Egypt's el Sissi defends handling of nation's ailing economyto undermine the will of Egyptians. In comments marking the first anniversary
Egypt's el Sissi defends handling of nation's ailing economy
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 days ago
to undermine the will of Egyptians. In comments marking the first anniversary of the inauguration of an expansion of the Suez Canal, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi strongly hinted that the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood was behind a persistent... Read more
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