29 April 1975
In Vietnam, the US began to evacuate its citizens from Saigon in Operation Frequent Wind in response to advancing North Vietnamese forces.
The departure brought an end to US involvement in the war.
Hong Kong pulled off one of the biggest upsets in the history of World Sevens on Saturday with a last-gasp victory against world champions Wales.
Meanwhile it was business as usual for emerging favourites New Zealand and Fiji as a lacklustre Samoa, widely tipped to win at the start of the...
'The foreign ministers of Turkey and Armenia signed the historic protocols late Saturday to normalize their troubled relations after the resolution of last-minute differences'
Although this was an historic event, it sounded rather strained and uncomfortable to me.....
Turkey and Armenia are preparing to sign a historic agreement normalising relations between them after a century of hostility.
But the deal has been met by protests in Armenia, where many people say it does not fully address the 1915 killing of hundreds of thousands of Armenians.
Treasure hunters blowing up historic stone monuments
Wednesday, August 24, 2005
ANKARA - Turkish Daily News
Treasure hunters are using dynamite and destroying historic stone monuments bearing ancient reliefs and sculptures in the central province of Konya in a fruitless search for gold and...