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Armored Cars: IAI RAM Mk3

This unusual truck from Israel really belongs to a class of its own. The RAM is a throwback to a time when the IDF depended so much on mobility for waging war and keeping the peace that it adopted an improvised transport bristling with machine guns. 621 more words

Asia

IMPORTANT THING THAT EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT: The Emu War

So I was perusing twitter late Friday or Saturday night and I stumbled upon a tweet talking about a time when people actually went to war against a bunch of emus. 433 more words

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Not only a duty, but a privilege

Knitters were applauded by the dignitary in charge of co-ordinating support for the troops.

Winter Comforts for the Troops: Sir E. Ward’s Appeal

Colonel Sir Edward Ward, Director-General of Voluntary Organizations, has sent the following letter to all voluntary associations affiliated under the Army Council’s scheme for the co-ordination of voluntary work. 483 more words

Life On The Home Front

Turkey Steps Up Training of Syrian Opposition Forces

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

MAY 20, 2017, 5:09 A.M. E.D.T.

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s state-run news agency says the country has intensified its training of Syrian opposition fighters. 111 more words

True and False Prophets

Bible:

Then the prophet Jeremiah spoke to Hananiah the prophet in the presence of the priests and all the people who were standing in the house of the Lord, and the prophet Jeremiah said, “Amen! 772 more words

The importance of the battle of Mukden (1905)

The carnage of the first world war wasn’t inevitable. The horrendous losses suffered could have been avoided by high commands sensitive to the evolution of warfare techniques. 812 more words

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