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Palestine: the forgotten campaign

When we think of the First World War, various images come to mind, and various names haunt the fringes of our collective memory. We may see the hellish mud of Passchendaele, or the gas clouds of Second Ypres, or remember … Continue reading

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Thoughts about Palestine

Hi Folks I hope all of you are enjoying the Christmas period, when Christians celebrate the birth of Our Lord and many non-Christians take the opportunity to have family gatherings or just relax for a few days. It happened that … Continue reading

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Approaching Armagedon

One hundred years ago this week, the First World War exploded and the world was never the same again. It was Armagedon; a calamity from which we have never recovered. The death rate was truly appalling: around 10 million people … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Hi Everybody As we are all busy at this time of the year, I will not take up too much time. I would just like to wish everybody a merry and safe Christmas and, when it comes, a peaceful and … Continue reading

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