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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 5th June, 1975 : Eight years to the day after Egypt’s crushing defeat by Israel, the Suez Canal reopened today for international maritime traffic. Ships’ sirens sounded and thousands of Egyptians cheered at the … Continue reading

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Out of sight

Paul Jacko  On 22nd August 1939, at Obersaltzberg, while giving a speech to his military commanders, Hitler allegedly said: “Who, after all, speaks to-day of the annihilation of the Armenians?” or, in a different version: “Who still talks nowadays of … Continue reading

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august memories / 26

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 26th August, 1936 : The Anglo-Egyptian treaty signed today by Anthony Eden and Nahas Pasha, the Prime Minister, end the British protectorate over Egypt and secures for Britain control over the Suez Canal for … Continue reading

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