Did Reagan’s Real Star Wars Bankrupt the Soviet Union ?

In the 1980s science fact and science fiction looked as though they may become one when the American president Ronald Reagan announced the Strategic Defense Initiative or Star Wars missile defense system. The program was designed to break the nuclear deadlock between the u.s. and the Soviets and move beyond the threat of M.A.D or […]

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The Tide Is Turning – Russian Civil War Fall 1919 I THE GREAT WAR 1919

Now before i start todays episode, i just want to tell you that the GreatWar – Team is producing the ultimate documentary about the Battle of Berlin in World War 2. You can find out more on indiegogo.com or check the first comment in the comment section below. And now, on to the show. It’s […]

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Battle of Pliska 811 – Byzantine – Bulgarian Wars DOCUMENTARY

In one of the previous episodes we covered the arrival of the Bulgars to the Eastern Roman empire’s borders and their settling in the Balkans. Although the two cultures started fighting almost immediately, the Bulgars played a crucial role in the defense of Constantinople against the Umayyad Caliphate in 717-718. This was a battle that […]

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Frankfurt 0 Arsenal 3: Willock, Saka and Aubameyang strike as Emery’s youngsters shine in Europa Lea

ARSENAL’s youngsters came of age in Frankfurt as Unai Emery’s team got their Europa League campaign off to the perfect start  Joe Willock’s 38th minute opener and Bukayo Saka’s first senior goal set the Gunners on their way to a crucial victory against last season’s beaten semi-finalists  Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put the result beyond doubt as […]

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How Sisi’s Strongman Playbook Silenced Egyptian Protesters | NYT News

[protesters chanting] In September, Egyptians did something that no one really saw coming: They defied Egypt’s strongman, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, by going out in public and calling on him to step down. But the bold outburst was short-lived. [shooting] Police hit back with tear gas and rubber bullets, then random searches, road closings, and […]

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Trump ‘pressed Rex Tillerson to interfere in DOJ case in 2017’

President Donald Trump pressured then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in 2017 to interfere in a Justice Department prosecution of an international gold trader who was a client of Rudolph Giuliani, according to a new report   Tillerson flatly refused Trump’s request to persuade the DOJ to drop a criminal case against Reza Zarrab, who was charged with violating […]

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