Philippe Pétain

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First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

On this day: Hale-Bopp comet discovered

National day of Ethiopia and the United Arab Republic.776 BC: The first Olympic Games opened in Olympia. The foot race was won by Koroibos, a cook.636 AD: Arabs gained control of most of Palestine from the Byzantine empire.1637: During a presbyterian ... [Published The Scotsman - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Understanding of history is wrong

On Thursday last week, Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) visited the Republic of Korea (ROK) for the first time since taking office.China Central Television broadcast glowing reports about Xi’s invitation to South Korean President Park Geun-hye to organize ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Mayhem as MK cites Nazi collaborator

Yesh Atid MK Ruth Calderon was taken to task by Facebook users on Wednesday for quoting French general Philippe Petain, notorious for collaborating with the Nazis as head of Vichy France, in calling for “maturity and restraint” amid Israel’s Operation ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

France Needs Cleaner Leaders

French justice is getting progressively harsher on the country's ex-leaders. Perhaps voters will get tough on politicians, too, only be careful what you wish for: in today's France, that might put nationalists in power.In an unprecedented move, former ... [Published Bloomberg View - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Today in History - 28th of June

the 178th day and 25th week of 2014, there are 187 days and 27 weeks left in the year.  Highlights of today in world history...1914 Archduke Ferdinand assassinatedOn this day in 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie are shot to ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

This Week in History: French Collaborate with Germany

, the French government, facing defeat at thehands of Nazi Germany, turned to World War I hero Philippe Petain.Forming a government, Petain soon led France down the dark road ofsurrender and collaboration.Born in 1856, Henri Philippe Benoni Omer Joseph ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

This week in history: Petain begins French collaboration with Germany

, the French government, facing defeat at the hands of Nazi Germany, turned to World War I hero Philippe Pétain. Forming a government, Pétain soon led France down the dark road of surrender and collaboration.Born in 1856, Henri Philippe Benoni Omer Joseph ... [Published Deseret Morning News - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 3 reports

D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest Generation’

It has been a long goodbye. And this week, the world might be saying its last big farewell to what’s been dubbed “the greatest generation,” those who fought in World War II, and especially in its most pivotal battle of D-Day on June 6, 1944. This raises ... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
First reported May 21 2014 - Updated May 21 2014 - 1 reports

Borderlands: Hungary Maneuvers

Geopolitical WeeklyTuesday, May 20, 2014 - 03:10 Print Text SizeStratforBy George FriedmanI am writing this from Budapest, the city in which I was born. I went to the United States so young that all my memories of Hungary were acquired later in life or ... [Published IntelliBriefs - May 21 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

The Daily Agenda for Wednesday, April 30

TODAY’S AGENDA: Events This Weekend: Curaçao Pride , Curaçao; AIDS Walk Las Vegas , NV; Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival , Miami, FL; Hot Rodeo 2014 , Palm Springs, CA; Prague Rainbow Spring , Prague, Czech Republic; Sitges International ... [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Apr 26 2014 - Updated Apr 26 2014 - 1 reports

History for April 26

History for April 26 - On-This-Day.com 125th birth anniversary of philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951). 100th birth anniversary of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Bernard Malamud (1914-86). 100th birth anniversary of WWII secret agent ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 26 2014]
First reported Feb 03 2014 - Updated Feb 03 2014 - 1 reports

The Daily Agenda for Monday, February 3

TODAY’S AGENDA is brought to you by: From The Los Angeles Advocate, July 1968, page 21.   TODAY IN HISTORY: Paterson, New Jersey Censors Mae West’s “The Drag”: 1927. Before going to Hollywood and becoming a major screen star, Mae West sought ... [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Feb 03 2014]

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On this day: Hale-Bopp comet discovered [Published The Scotsman - 17 hours ago]
Understanding of history is wrong [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 11 2014]
Mayhem as MK cites Nazi collaborator [Published The Times Of Israel - Jul 09 2014]
France Needs Cleaner Leaders [Published Bloomberg View - Jul 02 2014]
Today in History - 28th of June [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Jun 28 2014]
This Week in History: French Collaborate with G... [Published HighBeam Research - Jun 20 2014]
This week in history: Petain begins French coll... [Published Deseret Morning News - Jun 19 2014]
D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published The China Blog - Jun 02 2014]
D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
Borderlands: Hungary Maneuvers [Published IntelliBriefs - May 21 2014]
The Daily Agenda for Wednesday, April 30 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Apr 30 2014]
History for April 26 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 26 2014]
The Daily Agenda for Monday, February 3 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Feb 03 2014]
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D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
It has been a long goodbye. And this week, the world might be saying its last big farewell to what’s been dubbed “the greatest generation,” those who fought in World War II, and especially in its most pivotal battle of D-Day on June 6, 1944. This raises ...
D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published The China Blog - Jun 02 2014]
It has been a long goodbye. And this week, the world might be saying its last big farewell to what’s been dubbed “the greatest generation,” those who fought in World War II, and especially in its most pivotal battle of D-Day on June 6, 1944. This raises ...
D-Day Anniversary Marks Farewell For ‘Greatest ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
It has been a long goodbye. And this week, the world might be saying its last big farewell to what’s been dubbed “the greatest generation,” those who fought in World War II, and especially in its most pivotal battle of D-Day on June 6, 1944. This raises ...
Borderlands: Hungary Maneuvers [Published IntelliBriefs - May 21 2014]
Geopolitical WeeklyTuesday, May 20, 2014 - 03:10 Print Text SizeStratforBy George FriedmanI am writing this from Budapest, the city in which I was born. I went to the United States so young that all my memories of Hungary were acquired later in life or ...
The Daily Agenda for Wednesday, April 30 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Apr 30 2014]
TODAY’S AGENDA: Events This Weekend: Curaçao Pride , Curaçao; AIDS Walk Las Vegas , NV; Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival , Miami, FL; Hot Rodeo 2014 , Palm Springs, CA; Prague Rainbow Spring , Prague, Czech Republic; Sitges International ...
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