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Neptune at Opposition

Tuesday September 1st the outer planet Neptune reaches a position in its orbit around the Sun when it is on the oppisite side of the Earth from the Sun. 97 more words

Astronomy

Out of Tune: Ekho Moskvy radio station 25 years later

by Alex Sinodov

Nothing remains of the wide spectrum of late perestroika and glasnost-era free radio stations in Russia. Few people remember SNC, Free Russia, Krishnaloga or Pamiat. 2,544 more words

Russia

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 27 August 2015

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 27 August 2015

  • Gender equity conference
  • Scrutinise us says opposition PPP
  • HELP! – Look after your children, says grandmother…
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Guyana

HOW 'SUGARY' IS THIS BUSINESS?

BUT HOW SUGARY IS THIS BUSINESS?

The political storm s were just beginning to calm off. Then the Ugandan state visit came. I saw on television the two heads of state toss wine glasses at a state dinner. 518 more words

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70 years after end of World War 2 - Okinawa protests new US military base


Click to enlargeJiji Press/AFP

Polls consistently show Okinawans and, increasingly, mainland Japanese are opposed to replacing Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, a sprawling military base in the south of the island, with a new facility in the rural Henoko district of Nago in northern Okinawa.

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Politics

'It's not about the numbers': Nearly 200 retired military 'crazies' sign letter opposing Iran deal

While President Obama has been boasting about a letter he received from three dozen retired admirals and generals offering their support of the Iran nuclear deal, he’s been relatively silent about another letter received Wednesday. 194 more words

US Politics

Letters: On ship costs, appointments and economy

High ship costs

Re: How a Chilean vessel fills in for Canadian Navy supply ships, Aug. 24.

After reading this Citizen story I am struck by the fact that Chile was able to purchase and refurbish a supply ship for $30 million while the Canadian navy plans on spending $2.9 billion for two supply ships. 346 more words

Stephen Harper