It all started with "Ayşe tatile çıksın " the password code for the operation to land Turkish Troops on Cyprus ..it was decided after Bülent Ecevit, had called for an extraordinary meeting of the Turkish Grand National Assembly to allow him to start what the Turks called the Cyprus Peace...
Turkey’s central province Konya hold the Anniversary to mark the 745th death anniversary of Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi a 13th century Sufi mystic, poet and Islamic scholar.
Rumi is fondly remembered by his followers in Turkey as Mevlana which means scholar. He was a Sufi poet and philosopher...
Tomorrow is the 100th anniversary of March 13th 1913
100th Anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli / Çanakkale
A sad remembrance for all those who paid the ultimate price , their families and friends their sad loss.
Mans inhumanity to man.
Congratulations to Adam Yates, winner of the Tour and to all the category winners, stage winners and other participants. Bit of a disappointment to watch the awards ceremony only to find that the President was unable to find the time to present the trophy for this 50th Tour.
It will be the 70th anniversary on the 16/17th of May when those brave and skilful men of the RAF carried out that morale boosting raid on the dams in Germany, I think they deserve to be remembered.
It is exactly one year ago today that PC David Rathband, who was shot in the face and blinded by that piece of human filth Raoul Moat, hanged himself.
Terrible waste of a life, because of the Uniform he wore.
PC David Rathband's twin brother pays tribute on anniversary of his death...
More than 5,000 people, mostly Kurds, were killed after Iraqi planes under the leadership of Ali Hassan al-Majid, Saddam’s cousin, dropped chemical bombs on Halabja and its suburbs on March 16, 1988 as part of a genocidal campaign against the Kurds and other ethnic groups in Northern Iraq, known...
Zeebrugge 25th anniversary.
Today marks the 25th anniversary of another ferry disaster, the Herald of Free Enterprise capsized resulting in almost 200 deaths and many injuries. Sadly this was another sea disaster caused by human error. God rest their souls.