South Korea credits Trump for talks with North - CNN
South Korea's foreign minister has said she believes President Donald Trump is largely responsible for bringing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to the negotiating table.
U.S. Marines’ Portable Helicopters Were Too Crazy to Survive
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North And South Korea Make History, Agree To Denuclearization
Kim Jong Un begins 'writing a new history' as the first North Korean leader to visit the South. “There will be no more war on the Korean peninsula and thus a new era of peace has begun,” said a joint ...
South Korea credits Trump for talks with North - CNN
South Korea's foreign minister has said she believes President Donald Trump is largely responsible for bringing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to the negotiating table.
Operation Hirondelle
Operation Hirondelle took place during the First Indochina War in July 1953. It was an airborne raid on Viet Minh supply depots near Lạng Sơn, involving parachute units of the French Army and Vietname...
Civil Air Transport
Civil Air Transport (CAT) (IATA: CT, ICAO: CAT, Call sign: Mandarin) was a Nationalist Chinese airline, later owned by the CIA, that supported United States covert operations throughout East...
Civil Air Transport - Wikipedia
Forty Group
The Forty Group was a Kenyan society or organisation of the mid-twentieth century constituted primarily of members of the Kenya African Union who joined with the aim of using violence to make their vo...
Vorkuta uprising
The Vorkuta Uprising was a major uprising of the concentration camp inmates at the Vorkuta Gulag in Vorkuta, Russia in July–August 1953, shortly after the arrest of Lavrentiy Beria. The uprising was v...
Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Western Hunan
Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Western Hunan (湘西剿匪) was a counter-guerrilla / counterinsurgency campaign the communists fought against the Kuomintang guerrilla left behind after the nationalist regim...
The wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy
"The wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy" is General Omar Bradley's famous rebuke in his May 15, 1951 Congressional testimony as the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs...
The wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy - Wikipedia
United Issarak Front
The United Issarak Front (in Khmer: Samakhum Khmer Issarak, lit. 'Khmer Issarak Front') was a Cambodian anti-colonial movement 1950–1954., organized by the left-wing members of the Khmer Issara...
United Issarak Front - Wikipedia
Mau-Mau Cave
Located near Nanyuki, about 199.2 km North East of Nairobi in Kenya's Central Province, the Mau Mau Cave was used as a hide-out by Kenyan Freedom Fighters during the Mau Mau Uprising of 1952 to 1...
Mau-Mau Cave - Wikipedia
Foreign and Commonwealth Office migrated archives
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office migrated archives are sensitive and incriminating collections of documents from Britain's former colonial governments that were sent back to the UK (hence migrated)...
Capture of Kimathi
The Capture of Kimathi was the arrest of noted Mau Mau leader Dedan Kimathi during the Mau Mau Uprising in October 1956. Kimathi had been the field commander of the Mau Mau. He was captured by British...
Geneva Conference (1954)
The Geneva Conference (April 26 – July 20, 1954) was a conference which took place in Geneva, Switzerland, whose purpose was to attempt to find a way to settle outstanding issues on the Korean peninsu...
Geneva Conference (1954) - Wikipedia
Battle of Dalushan Islands
The Battle of Dalushan (Greater Deer Mountain) Islands (大鹿山等岛战斗) was a battle fought between the nationalists and the communists for several islands and islets just off the coast of Zhejiang, China du...
Dongshan Island Campaign
117°25′13″E / 23.699453°N 117.420397°E / 23.699453; 117.420397Dongshan Island Campaign (traditional Chinese: 東山島戰役; simplified Chinese: 东山岛战役; pinyin: Dōngshān Dǎo...
Dongshan Island Campaign - Wikipedia
United Nations Korean Reconstruction Agency
The United Nations Korean Reconstruction Agency (UNKRA) was an economic reconstruction program created by the United Nations to bolster war devastated South Korea. The proposal for the program was dra...
The Quicksand War: Prelude to Vietnam
The Quicksand War: Prelude to Vietnam is a book by Lucien Bodard published in 1967 about the First Indochina War, which it asserts to be a prelude to the Vietnam War. Originally published in 2 French ...
Operation Brochet
Operation Brochet took place during the French Indochina War, between August and October, 1953. A combined arms operation, Brochet involved 18 battalions of French and South Vietnamese troops and 42nd...
Operation Brochet - Wikipedia
Qibya massacre
The Qibya massacre, known in Israel as Operation Shoshana, and also known as the Qibya incident, was a reprisal operation that occurred in October 1953 when Israeli troops under Ariel Sharon attacked ...
Qibya massacre - Wikipedia
Kikuyu Home Guard
The Kikuyu Home Guard (also Home Guard or Kikuyu Guard) existed from early 1953 until January 1955. It was formed in response to attacks by the Mau Mau.
Named to invoke an association with its Bri...
Assassination of Waruhiu
The Assassination of Waruhiu was the murder of Kenyan Chief Waruhiu by Mau Mau. The Chief was a supporter of British presence in Kenya and was shot in his car; at his funeral, Governor Evelyn Baring c...
Kano riot of 1953
The Kano riot of 1953 refers to the serious riot, which broke out in the ancient city of Kano, located in Northern Nigeria, on 1 May 1953. The nature of the riot were clashes between Northerners and S...
Kano riot of 1953 - Wikipedia
Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Central and Southern China
Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Central and Southern China (中南剿匪) was a counter-guerrilla / counterinsurgency campaign the communists fought against the Nationalist guerrillas that mostly consisted of...
Outpost Harry
Outpost Harry was a remote Korean War station located on a tiny hilltop in what was commonly referred to as the "Iron Triangle" on the Korean Peninsula. This was an area approximately 60 miles (100...