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June 1, 2010 Pre Planned Attack on Israeli Commandos- The Turkish Connection and More Fallout From the Botched Interception. - History

A Daily AnalysisBy Marc SchulmanJune 1, 2010 Pre Planned Attack on Israeli Commandos- The Turkish Connection and More Fallout From the Botched Interception.A number of new facts have become clear in the last few hours. It seems the Israelis commandos were ambushed by a group of 40 individuals, all of them had no identification and who refused to identify themselves.
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Stony Ground

"Stony Ground" is an 1884 CE gouache painting by Edwin Austin Abbey (1852-1911 CE) which depicts a domestic scene from 17th or 18th Century CE America. A puritan...
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Upshur DD-144 - History

Upshur DD-144Upshur(Destroyer No. 144: dp. 1,247; 1. 314& 39;4& 34;; b. 30& 39;111/4& 34;;dr. 9& 39;1& 34; (mean); s. 34.61 k., cpl. 113; a. 4 4& 34;, 2.30-car. mg., 12 21& 34; tt.; cl. Wickes)Upshur (Destroyer No. 144) was laid down on 19 February 1918 at Philadelphia, Pa., by William Cramp and Sons& 39; shipyards; launched on 4 July 1918; sponsored by Mrs.
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Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers was the field secretary of the NAACP and a major figure in civil rights history. Evers paid the ultimate price for his commitment to the cause of civil rights when he was murdered on June 12th, 1963. Medgar Evers was born in 1925 in Decatur, Mississippi. Mid-twenties Mississippi epitomised the White attitude to African Americans in the South.
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Battle of Lae, 4-16 September 1943

Battle of Lae, 4-16 September 1943The battle of Lae (4-16 September 1943) was the final stage in the Salamaua-Lae Campaign, and saw Australian troops with US support capture the last Japanese stronghold in the Huon Gulf area of New Guinea.The attacks on Lae and Salamaua were the first stage of Operation Postern, the Markham Valley and Huon Peninsula Campaign (itself part of Operation Cartwheel, the implementation of the Elkton III plan).
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An A to Z of World War One

A Allies : the armies, primarily, of Britain, France, Russia and America. Armistice : November 1918 - an agreed cease-fire in the war that proved to be the end of the war ANZAC's : force from Australia and New Zealand. Suffered badly at Gallipoli. B Beatty, David: Admiral in the British Navy; fought at Jutland.
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