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Putin in the mirror of history: Crimea, Russia, empire
Contrary to those who believe that Vladimir Putin's political world is a Machiavellian one of cynical "masks and poses, colorful but empty, with little at its core but power for power's sake and the accumulation of vast wealth," Putin often speaks quite openly of his motives and values-and opinion polls suggest he is strongly in sync with ... (more)
Battlefield Balaklava celebrates 70th anniversary of liberation from Nazis
Balaklava, a small town south of Sevastopol in the Crimean peninsula, was where Nazi German and Romanian troops were vanquished on April 18, 1944.
Crowsnest Pass Herald
"Theirs not to reason why, Theirs but to do and die: Into the valley of Death Rode the six hundred."