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Madame Kokovtseva

Another heroin of the First World War for this post. Let’s present a Russian one: Madame Kokovtseva. Even she’s presented in the picture below (published on the… 69 more words

1917

Watch The Russian Army Try And Soften Their Image While Singing 'Barbie Girl'

Do they know what this means? Do they know they’re giving me permission to take their clothes off?┬áNot sure this is the best way to soften one’s image if that’s what they’re going for but it sure is the fanciest way. 37 more words

US is taking advantage of Ukraine conflict to spy on Russian military technology.

The US Army is hoping to benefit from the ongoing conflict in Ukraine in perhaps one unexpected way: by collecting what they say could be useful intelligence about Russian military technology. 485 more words

US Military

Polish civilians create militia to counter Russia's growing aggressiveness.

NATO aircraft scream across eastern European skies and American armored vehicles rumble near the border with Russia on a mission to reassure citizens that they’re safe from Russian aggression. 1,520 more words

NATO

On This Day... March 1915

Once the fighting on the Western Front in France and Flanders settled into siege warfare that defied attempts by both sides to break through, some British politicians became entranced by the idea of attacking Germany ‘by the back door’. 197 more words

Whose Responsibility? The Perpetrator or the Victim?

Let’s say a man forces a donkey to carry him up a treacherous mountain slope. When the man falls off and plummets down, as he surely will, is the man right to blame the donkey? 367 more words

Ottoman Empire

26/3/1915 [Eastern Front] Russia takes Lupkow Pass through the Carpathians

The Russians overran the Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia last year. The Carpathian Mountains stand between them and the heartland of the Hungarian half of the Habsburg Empire. 94 more words

First World War