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The Russians are undertaking military exercises in Serbia…..is a message being sent to the West?
Here below is the Associated Press article on that exercise: 586 more words
HAMBURG — Wladimir Klitschko knocked out the previously unbeaten Kubrat Pulev in the fifth round to retain his four heavyweight belts on Saturday.
Klitschko sent the Bulgarian flying back with a huge left punch to his jaw, leaving him sprawled on the canvas and giving referee Tony Weeks no option but to end the bout. 341 more words
Bill is a former commando who joined the regular Canadian forces in 1985 and spent the next 25 years with the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry. 1,061 more words
Complex history and investigations, successfully explained; not completely successfully a novel.
I had mixed reactions to Val McDermid’s cleverly titled novel, a murder investigation which leads to exploring the deep issues within global conflict, and how love, in its widest reaches, and revenge, are not by any means in opposition to each other, but bedfellows. 727 more words
By David Pugliese
There is a push underway to change the National War Memorial so it takes into account soldiers like Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and others who have given their lives either during domestic incidents, training accidents or overseas in operations such as Bosnia. 216 more words