What many of the appraisals fail to mention even in passing is one of LeeâEUR(TM)s biggest gambles ever: His decision to follow in the footsteps of Israel. No other country in Southeast Asia more closely resembles Israel than Singapore.
Ivan the Terrible, Russian czar, should really be considered Ivan the Not So Bad, according to a wildly popular historical exhibition held recently near the Kremlin. Labeling him a tyrant was simply defamation by foreigners. Ivan founded Secret Police.
Rocket and mortar attacks by Palestinian militant groups during last summer's conflict in Gaza amounted to war crimes, Amnesty International says. Militants displayed a "flagrant disregard" for the lives of civilians during the 50-day war, a report found.
TORONTO âEUR" Toronto police have laid additional charges against three Toronto suspects allegedly involved in a sex trafficking ring after another underage victim came forward to authorities this month.
When finished, the wall, along with Israeli settlements, Israeli-only highways, closed military zones, and "nature reserves" are projected to cover 46% of the occupied West Bank, effectively annexing it to Israel.