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Profile: Late French President Valery Giscard d’Estaing

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France's former President Valery Giscard d'Estaing died Wednesday evening at the age of 94, local media reported. The former president had been hospitalized several...

German aristos fail to get ex-emperor’s house back from Netherlands

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The Hohenzollern family, historically a German royal house, has unsuccessfully demanded the return of the last residence of the former emperor Wilhelm II, the...
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Ten Deadly Sales Sins: Signs and Solutions

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I appreciate the efforts of salespersons that are in the front and center of their companies for marketing and selling of their company’s products...
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UN chief remembers war dead during WWII

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday remembered the millions of people who lost their lives in World War II and asked the world to...
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European countries commemorate 75th anniversary of WWII victory, call for unity in COVID-19 fight

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As Friday marked the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day), a number of European leaders and heads of international organizations commemorated...
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Japan’s Abe sends ritual offering to notorious Yasukuni Shrine

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on Tuesday. The "masakaki" tree offering...
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Viewpoint: United States Foreign Policy Toward Africa Since World War II

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Note: This paper was prepared and presented in part for a panel at the Left Forum held at John Jay College of the City...
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Ghanaians Honour Memories Of 3 Ex-Servicemen

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday joined servicemen and scores of Ghanaians to commemorate the 69th anniversary of the shooting that led to...
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Ghana honors World War II veterans, heroes

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Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday led a solemn wreath-laying ceremony in Accra to honor World War II veterans and heroes. The event...
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Flying Tigers veteran sends open letter to Japanese PM

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A veteran of the famous Flying Tigers jet fighters squadron during World War II has sent an open letter to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo...
Undated photo shows a Chinese H-6K bomber patrolling islands and reefs including Huangyan Dao in the South China Sea. The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force conducted a combat air patrol in the South China Sea recently, which will become a "regular" practice in the future, said a military spokesperson on July 18, 2016. The PLA sent H-6K bombers and other aircraft including fighters, scouts and tankers to patrol islands and reefs including Huangyan Dao, said Shen Jinke, spokesman for the PLA Air Force. (Xinhua/Liu Rui)

Experts say Japan’s interference in South China Sea is awkward, brutal

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In the People’s Daily article, Hu Dekun, the president of China Association for History of WWII, pointed out that the war of aggression initiated...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

G7 summit shadowed by fury over the murder of Okinawa woman

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Host Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe welcomed leaders and other representatives at Ise Jingu, the country's most-revered Shinto shrine, under the island's unpredictable weather. Abe's...
Pool/AFP / Yannis Kolesidis Greek authorities predict it will take 10 days to clear all the 8,400 refugees and migrants from a makeshift camp on the Greek-Macedonian border near Idomeni, on May 24, 2016

Greek police relocates migrants from Greek border camp

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In an operation that began shortly after sunrise, Greek police said they had put more than 1,500 people on buses to newly opened camps...

UN official says different actors will be pulled in to solve worst crisis

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Referring to growing frustration about the inefficacy of the world in solving the humanitarian crisis, he stressed that "We need to mobilize the good...

Search Underway to Uncover Winston Churchill’s Wireless Post of WWII

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The appeal comes as the agency announced that the government has given protected status to one of the 12 so-far identified. The...
AFP / Alberto Pizzoli German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks with Pope Francis during a private audience at the Vatican on May 6, 2016

Pope Francis Urges EU Leaders To Build A Fairer Society

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Invoking the memory of the EU founding fathers' pursuit of integration in the aftermath of World War II, the pontiff said they inspired because...

Nansha Islands recovery by China now known as a post war order

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During World War II, Japan invaded and illegally occupied a group of Chinese islands in the South China Sea, including the Dongsha Islands, the...

Wreath laying ceremony held at Cenotaph

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Remembrance Day is observed each year throughout the world to remember security personnel who died during the two world wars. It is also a day...
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New Documentary reveals Japan?s wartime Atrocities

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Nebe made the remarks as his new documentary -- War Crimes under Rising Sun -- made its debut in El Monte, a Chinese populated...
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Few in West recall China’s part in World War II – Expert

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Few in the West remember the fact that China was the first country to enter what would become World War II, and it was...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe Official Explanation On World War II

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As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discharges an official explanation later Friday to stamp the 70th commemoration of his nation's surrender toward the end...
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Observing Potsdam declaration has great significance

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As the world marks the 70th anniversary of the signing of the 1945 Potsdam Proclamation on Sunday, experts said that the commemoration is of...
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Survivors of WWII reignite China-Russia Wartime bond

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"We four came to China. In a fierce battle in northeastern China's Jilin Province, three of us died, and I was the only one...
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Reading marathon held to mark 70th anniversary of end of WWII

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A reading marathon known as End of the War 1945 kicked off a range of commemorative events to mark the 70th anniversary of the...
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As part of WWII victory celebrations Russia declares amnesty

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The lower house of the Russian Parliament, or the State Duma, on Friday declared amnesty in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Victory...

China museum shows video of Japanese WWII surrender

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A museum in central China's Hunan Province reopened after renovation on Saturday and debuted video footage documenting Japan's surrender in the province. ...

Four Embassies open 3-day photo exhibition

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The Embassies of Russia, Belorussia, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan in Ethiopia have jointly organised a three-day exhibition of photos and posters titled: "The Long Way...
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Japan rears its head in South China Sea at a wrong time

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Using multilateral platforms like the Group of Seven (G7) to meddle in the situation of the South China Sea, Japan has once again made...
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Israel holds Remembrance Day for Holocaust

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Israelis across the country stood in silence as sirens wailed on Thursday to remember the 6 million Jews who perished in the hands of...
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China prepares first exhibition on Soviet Union air squadron

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Archivists in east China's Nanjing City are busying preparing for China's first exhibition on a Soviet Union air squadron that volunteered to help China...