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The greatest events of the past, some which had its impact on hundreds of millions of people. Examine the wars and conflicts of the past.

In the fight to defeat Daʿesh, air-strikes, though not a bad start, will not be enough to finish the job, and inevitably, at some point, “Boots-on-the-Ground” will be needed; but the question remained; “Who will supply them?”
I remember the 1980’s well; and apart from the utterly dreadful pop music of that decade (my teenage years were the 60’s), the thing that always seemed to be with us was the interminable Iran-Iraq War.
The man behind the Paris attacks, the Belgian connection. Abdelhamid Abaaoud, Molenbeek and ISIS. We can fight ISIS in Iraq and Syria, but the solution must also be found at home. It is multiculturalism in Europe that is also at stake.
Over the Weekend the U.S. Air Force operating out of Incirlik Air Base, in Turkey, destroyed 116 ISIS oil transport trucks using two AC-130 gunships and four A-10 Warthogs, striking a major logistical and economical blow to the terrorist group.
A story of how a puny little trawler helped Belgium survive the Second World War is the most interesting thing you'll read today.
Believe it or not, the U.S. and Imperial Japanese Navy had it out with Potatoes in combat. Probably the most unbelievable battle, led to the sinking of a submarine.
Russians in Syria has changed the picture. Complete in-depth story about the ISIS, Syria's history and the impact nations have in Syria and Syria's impact.