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Calais migrant crisis costs Britain £100,000 a day –
That’s £200 MILLION in just five years

CASH-STRAPPED Britain is spending nearly £100,000 a day tackling the migrant crisis in Calais, the Daily Express can reveal. 218 more words


Before Stamford Bridge

Unnamed and unarmoured Norwegian warrior, wielding an axe, who according to the Anglo-Saxons sources killed 40 warriors on the Stamford bridge inn 1066.

Modern British Viking reenactment group demonstrates a skjaldborg (shield-wall) 3,124 more words


Battle of Nicopolis (1396)

The Battle of Nicopolis (Turkish: Niğbolu Muharebesi) took place on 25 September 1396 and resulted in the rout of an allied crusader army of Hungarian, Bulgarian, Croatian,Wallachian, French, Burgundian, German and assorted troops (assisted by the Venetian navy) at the hands of anOttoman force, raising of the siege of the Danubian fortress of Nicopolis and leading to the end of the Second Bulgarian Empire. 33 more words


Battle of Kosovo (1389)

The Battle of Kosovo (Serbian: Косовска битка, Kosovska bitka; Turkish: Kosova Meydan Muharebesi) took place on 15 June 1389. between the army led by the Serbian Prince Lazar Hrebeljanović, and the invading army of the Ottoman Empire under the command of Sultan Murad Hüdavendigâr. 93 more words


Finland Leaves WWII

Lapin sota – the Campaign against Germany

1944: Soviet offensive.

It came as a great relief to the Germans when they realized that the Finns would do their best to get German troops out of the country as peacefully and as quickly as possible by 15 September 1944, which was the deadline for internment according to the armistice conditions. 1,227 more words