Category France

Secret Sacrifice: The Agents Who Risked All Behind Nazi Lines

Secret sacrifice: the agents who risked all behind Nazi lines The Guardian · by Gareth Rubin · May 31, 2020 Major Francis Suttill, codenamed Prosper, led a network covering Paris. He was executed six weeks before VE day. Photograph: Courtesy of Francis J SuttillA very ordinary-looking metal canister will appear on BBC primetime series The Repair Shop next month. The size […]

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself   https://fortunascorner.com         I have been writing ever since 2016 when BREXIT initially passed, that the United Kingdom would […]

How The U.S. Military Will Carry Out A Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria The New York Times · by Thomas Gibbons-Neff · October 15, 2019 By Thomas Gibbons-Neff and Eric Schmitt Published Oct. 15, 2019Updated Oct. 16, 2019, 4:32 p.m. ET The Pentagon will have to disassemble combat bases that were built to stay for a mission that was supposed to last, and protect […]

Iran Injects Uranium Gas Into Advanced Centrifuges, Violating Nuclear Deal

Iran injects uranium gas into advanced centrifuges, violating nuclear deal Spokesman says Tehran has ability to go beyond 20% enrichment of uranium, which analysts say is short technical step away from weapons-grade; UN inspectors to monitor program By Nasser Karimi and Jon GambrellToday, 10:19 am 3 The Times Of Israel 421 shares In this photo released by the Atomic Energy […]

Blethcley Park And D-Day: The Untold Story Of How D-Day Was Won”; New Book By David Kenyon

Blethcley Park And D-Day: The Untold Story Of How D-Day Was Won”; New Book By David Kenyon   https://fortunascorner.com      David Kenyon has a new book out, “Blethcley Park And D-Day:: The Untold Story Of How D-Day Was Won,” published by Yale University Press. Mr. Kenyon is a British archaeologist and military historian, and is particularly […]

LUX & LOADED: Exposing North Korea’s Strategic Procurement Networks

The 56 page report can be downloaded here.  https://static1.squarespace.com/static/566ef8b4d8af107232d5358a/t/5d2d386113c44c00019e465b/1563244653052/Lux+%26+Loaded.pdf This is another great contribution by C4ADS. LUX & LOADED EXPOSING NORTH KOREA’S STRATEGIC PROCUREMENT NETWORKS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY North Korea acquires high-end luxury goods through the same overseas smuggling networks as other contraband. As a result, their detection and seizure could be a means to drive […]

Iran Steps Up Nuclear Violations; Steinitz: Tehran Marching Toward Bomb

Iran steps up nuclear violations; Steinitz: Tehran marching toward bomb “Iran has begun… to raise, to break out of the uranium enrichment curbs that were imposed on it,” Steinitz told Israel’s Ynet TV. By REUTERS, Tovah Lazaroff Jerusalem Post July 7, 2019 14:00 3 minute read. People attend a public speech of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in […]

Re-Post: D-Day From An Individual Soldier’s Perspective: My Review Of Giles Milton’s New Book — “How The Allies Won D-Day: Soldier, Sailor, Frogman, Spy, Airman, Gangster, Kill, Or Die”

My site was down most of the day, today, in order to get critical updates. So I had to re-post the article below. I apologize for any inconvenience. RCP D-Day From An Individual Soldier’s Perspective: My Review Of Giles Milton’s New Book — “How The Allies Won D-Day: Soldier, Sailor, Frogman, Spy, Airman, Gangster, Kill, […]

Italy To Activate Its ‘Parallel Currency’ In Defiant Riposte To EU Ultimatum; “A European Empire Is Not What Europe Needs.” 

Italy To Activate Its ‘Parallel Currency’ In Defiant Riposte To EU Ultimatum    https://fortunascorner.com      The title above, comes from Ambrose Evans-Pritchard’s May 29, 2019 article he posted to London’s The Telegraph. I do not always agree with Mr. Evans-Pritchard; but, we agree more often than not; and, he is one of my favorite British […]

The Brexit Party’s Stunning Victory Is Just The Beginning; Prepare For A Revolution In British Politics; Nigel Farage Says: “We Are Here To Stay; And To Change [British And European] Politics For Good.”  “The Sick Man Of Europe — Is Europe”

The Brexit Party’s Stunning Victory Is Just The Beginning; Prepare For A Revolution In British Politics; Nigel Farage Says: “We Are Here To Stay; And To Change [British And European] Politics For Good.”  “The Sick Man Of Europe — Is Europe” http://www.frotunascorner.com      Pro-Brexit member of Parliament, Nigel Farage, had a May 27, 2019 Op-Ed […]