Monthly Archives: April 2012

Titanic Orphans A Tale of Survival

Original article can be read here; Brothers Michel Navratil, 4, and Edmond, 2, were placed onto one of the last lifeboats by their father before the disastrous sinking of the Titanic. Their father did not make it off the … Continue reading

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Daily Press Briefing, Washington, DC. April 4, 2012

Mark C. Toner Deputy Spokesperson TRANSCRIPT: 1:07 p.m. EDT MR. TONER: Just before we get started, welcome to the State Department. And excuse me, I don’t want a BlackBerry interruption. I just realized that. Forgive me. And I also especially … Continue reading

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Casualties of War – Sami Goes to WWII – 1

Chapter 1: Sami joins the Army “War is a severe doctor; but it sometimes heals grievances.” Edward Counsel, Maxims. It is night-time in an open war field somewhere near the Mediterranean Sea, in the mid of December of 1941. Soldiers were … Continue reading

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