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4.2 earthquake in Kent UK, May 2015

On 22 May 2015, a 4.2 magnitude earthquake shakes Kent, England. The earthquake is said to be Britain’s biggest in 7 years. Residents of Kent, in Ramsgate and Margate especially, notice the tremor. 133 more words

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WWII, intelligence, Bonner Fellers & USA's "War Plan Red"

Steve Westh’s superb documentary Desert War (2013) explains how German FM Erwin Rommel managed to defeat the British up until the 1st battle for El Alamein: a leak in military intelligence. 566 more words

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Psalms 83: the 6 day war of 1967

To my mind, the 6 day war of 1967, from June 5 to 10, fought between Israel and her Arab neighbours, principally Egypt, Syria and Jordan but also Lebanon and Iraq, is the war of Psalms 83. 458 more words

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Gallipoli, Beersheba and Jerusalem 1917

Every Anzac day, 25 April, Australia commemorates Gallipoli, saying “Lest we forget”.

Although the Gallipoli campaign did not succeed militarily, the attack at Gallipoli was not in vain. 648 more words

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Alfred the Great, Angelcynn & England

BBC’s The Last Kingdom (2015) presents a window into the 9th century world of Alfred the Great.

Alfred (Old English, Ælfrēd), as king of Wessex, fought off an invasion of Vikings from Denmark, Norway and Sweden, and eventually united the British isle of England into one kingdom. 385 more words

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Annual Warrior Competition

Every year, Jordan hosts a special forces competition. You’d never guess who took 1st and 2nd, in 2013 and 2014: China.

In 2015: Russia 1st, and China 2nd. 23 more words

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Memorable from Generation War (2013): "God has forsaken us!"

A powerful, indelible part of Generation War (2013), a story of Germany’s WWII: a soldier of the 3rd Reich cries out to his commanding officer, “What is the point? 8 more words

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