Prince Harry unveils memorial arch to mark 100 years since outbreak of war
Visit our centenary website for stories of the North-East's role in the First World War and to search our database of over 1,800 soldiers from the region who fought The Prince, who wore No 1 dress of the ... the Tower of London played The Last Post and ...
IRAQ: The Role of Tribes
What part can tribes play ... roles. In exchange, they have their people's allegiance, Baram says. For centuries, sheiks were appointed by a council of elders within a tribe, and a sheik's authority was not unlimited. The British— who ruled Iraq between ...
Baker: Shevardnadze Played Vital Role in Ending Cold War
Shevardnadze is held in low regard in today's Russia because many believe that he, along with Gorbachev, brought about the end of the world ... Baker said this does not in any way diminish the vital role Shevardnadze played in ending the Cold War.
How the Guardian played down the assassination that sparked world war
Though the newspaper's first analysis – headlined What the Murders May Mean – played down the "immediate or salient" effect on European politics, it did ... war. "We care as little for Belgrade as Belgrade for Manchester," it told its readers on 30 ...
The (Not So) Neutrals of World War II
They are generally long, made up of hard, grinding days that do not naturally nourish man's nobler instincts. The neutral ... of World War II in 1995, and unprecedented access to archives in Moscow and other ex-Communist states have all played a role ...