Political History & Culture
Each year, on 17 April, in Palestine and around the world, Palestinians and supporters of justice in Palestine review the situation of Palestinian prisoners and demand their freedom.
Kim Jong Un, looking relaxed in a dark suit and laughing with aides, oversaw the festivities on the “Day of the Sun” at Pyongyang’s main Kim Il Sung Square.
September 1, 2004: The most horrifying terrorist attacks in Russia, the Beslan school siege. Over 300 people, 186 of them children, killed. Read more.
Hollande, Trudeau and British princes Charles, William and Harry were to take part in a ceremony later on Sunday expected to draw some 25,000 people.
Canada History: The Battle of Vimy Ridge began at 5:30 a.m. on Easter Monday, April 9, 1917. Continue reading the ‘Battle of Vimy Ridge’ history.
Benin Politics: “We don’t have oil, we don’t have gold but we do have these treasures which aren’t kept here,” Beninese lawmaker Orden Alladatin, said.
Trump launched what his has promised will be a series of celebrations to mark Black History Month, by holding a “listening session” at the White House.
Castro, who always prickled at suggestions of cruelty, rejected the term. “I am a kind of spiritual leader,” he said.
Taliban was formed in the early 1990s by an Afghan faction of Mujahideen, Islamic fighters who had resisted the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. Read more.
The “Battle of Orgreave” was one of the most violent clashes of the 1984-5 miners’ strike, but what was its significance?
We don’t want to be improved in any thorough way, because for us that seems to imply thorough imperfections.
CHINA POLITICS: 5 Top Things Beijing Military Parade Accomplished Commemorating 70th Anniversary Of Japanese Surrender In World War II
China’s military parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of Japanese surrender in World War II was successfully held on September 3 in Beijing. Read more.
Kim Bok-dong 90, is one of South Korea’s 47 surviving comfort women held at brothels, from among the 238 who came forward and shared their stories of abuse.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is scheduled to make a statement commemorating the end of World War II on 14 August 2015. Read more.
The evolution of Nigeria from about 1849 until it attained independence in 1960 is largely the story of the transformational impact of the British on the peoples and cultures of the Niger-Benue area.