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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: The Kremlin sees America as an existential threat. Stephen F. Cohen, @NYU @Princeton

3/20/2019
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Photo: English: Old postcard of the en:Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Tiflis. 1897. Русский: Собор св. Александра Невского в Тбилиси. Постройка начата в 1871, завершена в 1897\. Арх. Давид Иванович Гримм (1823-1899). Date 1897 Source www.tbilisifoto.narod.ru Author Unknown Architect: David Grimm, 1823-1899 Licensing[edit] Public domain This work is in the public domain in Russia according to article 1256 of Book IV of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation No. 230-FZ of December 18, 2006...

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Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: The Kremlin sees America as an existential threat. Stephen F. Cohen, @NYU @Princeton

3/19/2019
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Photo:Church of the Holy Mother of God of the Mens Monastery. Tbilisi Georgia Unknown - http://golema.livejournal.com/12102.html Public Domain File:Armenian monastery of Tbilisi 2.png Created: circa 1901 date QS:P,+1901-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: The Kremlin sees America as an existential threat. Stephen F. Cohen, @NYU @Princeton

Duration:00:18:51

Joe Biden teases again about a presidential candidacy & What is to be done? @LizPeek

3/19/2019
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Photo:Title: Scranton Public Library, Albright Memorial Building, Scranton, Pa. Subjects: Public libraries Places: Pennsylvania > Lackawanna (county) > Scranton Notes: Title from item. Extent: 1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. Accession #: 06_10_018252 Pub. by R. Ramsay Mebane, Wilkes-Barre, PA. - Boston Public Library Tichnor Brothers collection #63515 Public Domain File:Scranton Public Library, Albright Memorial Building, Scranton, Pa (63515).jpg Joe Biden...

Duration:00:08:59

More than 70% of the American people agree that Trump deserves credit for the economy. @LizPeek

3/19/2019
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Photo:English: Plains, Kansas in early 1900s. Date circa 1900 Source http://www.oldmeadecounty.com/images/PLAINS%20JPGS/Street/Street3.jpg Author Unknown Licensing[edit] Public domain This media file is in the public domain in the United States. More than 70% of the American people agree that Trump deserves credit for the economy. @LizPeek [](https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/18/politics/cnn-poll-trump-economy-tech/index.html)...

Duration:00:10:56

The secret Russiagate reporters briefed by Christopher Steele in September, 2016.

3/19/2019
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Photo:Operation Gold: the Berlin tunnel in 1956 Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-37695-0035 / Junge, Peter Heinz / CC-BY-SA 3.0 For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or politically extreme. Zentralbild/Junge 24.4.1956 USA-Spionage-Tunnel unter DDR-Gebiet Der amtierende Militärkommandant des sowjetischen Sektors von Berlin, Oberst Kozjuba, gab am Montagabend (23.4.1956) auf einer Pressekonferenz vor...

Duration:00:11:27

The White Stream pipeline for the future of the Caspian Sea Basin. Robert Cutler, Carleton University.

3/19/2019
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Photo: The White Stream pipeline for the future of the Caspian Sea Basin. Robert Cutler, Carleton University. [http://www.white-stream.com](http://www.white-stream.com)

Duration:00:10:24

1: The Twilight War: 1 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist.

3/19/2019
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Photo:Image from page 612 of "Persia past and present; a book of travel and research, with more than two hundred illustrations and a map" (1906) Identifier: cu31924028627036 Title: Persia past and present; a book of travel and research, with more than two hundred illustrations and a map Year: 1906 (1900s) Authors: Jackson, A. V. Williams (Abraham Valentine Williams), 1862-1937 Subjects: Zoroastrianism Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company London, Macmillan & Co., ltd. Contributing...

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2: The Twilight War: 2 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist.

3/19/2019
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Photo:ahmad shāh qājārshah of iranglass negativesshahpersiairan date_range Date 01/01/1900 person Contributors Bain News Service, publisher create Source Library of Congress link Link http://www.loc.gov/item/ggb2006005737/ copyright Copyright info No known restrictions on publication. The Twilight War: 2 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist....

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3: The Twilight War: 3 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist.

3/19/2019
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Photo:Kennedy's welcome Shah of Iran to W. House film negativeskennedyshahiranhouse1950s men1960s women date_range Date 01/01/1962 person Contributors Leffler, Warren K., photographer collections In Collections President John F. Kennedy John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred as JFK, served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963 create Source Library of Congress link Link http://www.loc.gov/ copyright Copyright info No known...

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4: The Twilight War: 4 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist.

3/19/2019
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Photo:The Lords of Gawerk Dynasty in Kurdistan-Urmia - Sardaht آغایان ایل گورک در سردشت و مهاباد 1900 میلادی Date 22 December 2002, 17:30:24 Source Own work Author Gewirk Licensing[edit] Public domain This work is now in the public domain in Iran, The Twilight War: 4 of 4: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran by David Crist. [](https://www.amazon.com/Twilight-War-Americas-Thirty-Year-Conflict/dp/014312367X/ref=laB006T8AV9M1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1494997814&sr=1-1)...

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1: The Last Refuge: 1 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen

3/19/2019
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Photo:13th century slave market in Yemen View author information Public Domain File:Slaves Zadib Yemen 13th century BNF Paris.jpg The Last Refuge: 1 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen [](https://www.amazon.com/Last-Refuge-al-Qaeda-Americas-Arabia-ebook/dp/B007Q6XMNS/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1539565571&sr=1-1&keywords=yemen+johnsen)...

Duration:00:10:11

2: The Last Refuge: 2 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen

3/19/2019
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Photo:The Ottoman Grand Vizier and Wāli (Governor) of Yemen Ahmed Muhtar Pasha not credited - The Homely Diary of A Diplomat In the East 1897-1899 by Thomas Skelton Harrison, 1917 page 50 Mukhtar Pasha (1852-1892) Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain...

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3: The Last Refuge: 3 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen

3/19/2019
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Photo:Queen Elizabeth II and Gulf of Aden at Yemen 35 cent Stamp. UK/Aden Post Office - UK/Aden, 1953 issue, 35c Photo obtained from eBay by Gwillhickers eBay item # : eBay item 390247923111 UK/Aden postage stamp Public Domain File:Aden 1953-35c.jpg The Last Refuge: 3 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen...

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4: The Last Refuge: 4 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia by Gregory D. Johnsen

3/19/2019
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Photo:Postage stamp of the Kathiri state of Sai'yun with portrait of Sultan Jafar bin Mansur. Kathiri is Kingdom of Hadhramaut Protected/Controlled British Empire. Scanned May 2005 by User:Stan Shebs Kathiri state of Seiyun, 1942\. Aden Protectorate (1869-1963), Kathiri state of Seyun 2 1/2-anna stamp of 1942. Public Domain File:Stamp Aden Kathiri Seiyun 1942 2.5a.jpg Uploaded: 12 May 2005 The Last Refuge: 4 of 4: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's...

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1: Strange Rebels: 1 of 4: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Christian Caryl (Author), Patrick Lawlor (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo:Soldiers in the Arab Army during the Arab Revolt of 1916-1918, carrying the Arab Flag of the Arab Revolt and pictured in the Hejaz. Unknown - http://www.syrianhistory.com/photos/030.jpg Permission details PD in any Arab country it could have been taken in.View more Public Domainview terms File:030Arab.jpg Created: between 1916 and 1918 date QS:P,+1916-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P1319,+1916-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1918-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 Strange Rebels: 1 of 4: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st...

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2: Strange Rebels: 2 of 4: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Christian Caryl (Author), Patrick Lawlor (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo:Feisal party at Versailles Conference. Left to right: Rustum Haidar, Nuri as-Said, Prince Faisal (front), Captain Pisani (rear), T. E. Lawrence, Faisal's slave (name unknown), Captain Hassan Khadri. The same picture is recorded here and here. The former seems to be originating from this one and the latter seems to be sourced independently sourcing "LTA". Transferred from fr.wikipedia to Commons by Bloody-libu using CommonsHelper. Note LTA is : Life and Times of the Late King Abdullah...

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3: Strange Rebels: 3 of 4: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Christian Caryl (Author), Patrick Lawlor (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo READY FOR A CAMEL RIDE IN THE DESERT MUSCAT AhlD THE CO AST LAWS OF OMAN 81 The most conspicuous buildings of Muscat are the two forts,the relics of the Portuguese dominion, which stand out boldlyon each side of the town about loo feet above the sea. Theycommand not only the sea-approach, but the town itself andare only accessible by a fine stairway cut out of the naturalrock. The guns that bristle from the forts are nearly all oldand comparatively harmless. Several of them are of...

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4: Strange Rebels: 4 of 4: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Christian Caryl (Author), Patrick Lawlor (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo:Identifier: arabiacradleofis00zwem (find matches) Title: Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission work Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors: Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1867-1952 Subjects: Missions -- Arabian Peninsula Islam Islam Arabian Peninsula Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel Arabian Peninsula -- Missions Publisher: New York Toronto : F. H. Revell Contributing Library: Princeton Theological...

Duration:00:11:21

1: The Underground Girls of Kabul: 1 of 4: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Jenny Nordberg (Author), Kirsten Potter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo:Group. The Amir Yakub Khan & sirdars of Kabul [Safed Sang]. Photograph featuring Yakub Khan, the Amir of Afghanistan, seated in the centre, and his officers, taken in May 1879 by John Burke at Safed Sang in Afghanistan. The six foot tall Daoud Shah, from the Ghilzai tribe, his commander-in-chief, sits at the Amir's right. To the Amir's left is Habibullah Khan, the moustafi or prime minister. Burke accompanied British forces into Afghanistan in 1878 and covered the events of the Second...

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2: The Underground Girls of Kabul: 2 of 4: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Jenny Nordberg (Author), Kirsten Potter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

3/18/2019
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Photo:Upper Bala Hissar from west [Kabul]. Photograph taken by John Burke in 1879, in the period of the Second Afghan War (1878-80), showing the upper ramparts of the Bala Hissar fortress at Kabul in Afghanistan, with a cemetery in the foreground. The views in this album concentrate on the topography of Kabul and military scenes during the British occupation of 1879-80\. In 1878 John Burke accompanied the Peshawar Valley Field Force, one of three British Anglo-Indian army columns deployed in...

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