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War! what is it good for – I remember it well

Looking at the reports from Syria, brings back memories from when I was a child. Seeing the children being taken away from their homes. The...

On this day…in 1964

On this day, Stanley Kubrick released his black comic masterpiece, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb opens...

On this day…in 1951

Forcefully marking the continued importance of the West in the development of nuclear weaponry, the government detonates the first of a series of nuclear...

Tommy Taylors SRU

A Queen retires and a new King takes over the kingdom. Holland celebrated in style the first king to reign in nearly a century. In Afghanistan,...

This is why the Poms are coming here

The family of a British al-Qaeda warlord killed in a CIA airstrike in Pakistan are suing the Government, saying it conspired in murder. Rashid Rauf,...

On this day…in 1993

A bomb explodes in the parking garage beneath the World Trade Centre in New York City on this day in 1993. Six people died and...

Why is man so bloody violent?

I have studied modern history of the past sixty years , and it would seem the only problem today is man. Sixty years ago men were...

Army bomb expert not to be forgotten

The campaigning widow of Army bomb disposal expert Olaf Schmid has won an award for championing better gear for soldiers. Christina Schmid got a top...

Who do you think the best Australian is?

By TOG My best friend died a few days ago, and it was only then that I realised how lucky I was to have had...

North Korea attacks South Korea

North Korea has fired over 50 artillery shells onto a South Korean island, killing one person. This set off an exchange of fire between the...

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