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Siege of La Rochelle

Cardinal Richelieu at the Siege of La Rochelle

Date
August 1627-October 28, 1628
Location
La Rochelle on the southwest Atlantic coast of France
Opponents
French Army… 1,498 more words

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Droudis Trial, Part 3: Standard Evidence-Chasing

This apartment building is near the crime scene in Werrington NSW

by Mary W Maxwell

It is said that someone stabbed the EXwife of Man Haron Monis’ 18 times and then spilled a bottle of petrol on her (after she died). 1,140 more words

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Lindt Café Inquest, Part 32: The Passing of Katrina Dawson Is Unresolved

  

by Mary Maxwell, LLB

I do not go along with the mainstream media’s story of the death of Katrina Dawson. I do not think it was an accidental matter of police bullets ricocheting on hard surfaces of the café. 2,246 more words

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SIEGE OF AIGUILLON, (1346)

The French attempt to get two barges laden with supplies past Aiguillon, to the further reaches of the Garonne. Two sorties issue from the city, one of small boats from Lunac, and another, led by Alexandre de Caumont, over the Lot bridge and through the French camp and north along the river, which capture the barges and bring them into the city. 1,300 more words

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Droudis Trial, Part 2: Cast of Characters, and Suburbs

Photo of Amirah Droudis from abc.net.au

by Mary W Maxwell

Amirah Droudis is on trial for killing a lady whose name we are not supposed to mention in connection with this court case, but which is well known from previous media discussion. 1,231 more words

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The Sarajevo Siege

We were picked up from our hostel by the shuttle service 1 hr late. There is no public Transport between Serbia and Bosnia (they still don’t like each other, shocking!!) so travelers usually have to find a private transport or rent a car to cross the border into Bosnia. 2,299 more words

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Droudis Trial, Part 1: Don’t Pick Your Nose on the Platform

by Mary W Maxwell

On September 7, 2016, I started to attend the murder trial of Amirah Droudis in Sydney. What has the title of this article got to do with that? 955 more words

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