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The hopes of the Welsh killed by a Scottish man under the pay of the English.

Posted April 29th, 2018 at 05:01 PM by llywelyn ap gruffydd

owain lawgoch was born around 1330 and was the great-great-grandson of Llywelyn the Great and a great-nephew of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd who was the last but one native welsh prince (owain glyndwr) .

After the death of llywelyn ap gruffydd, Edward Longshanks tried his best to extinguish the lineage of llywelyn and there for end the dream of welsh independence.

This was a traumatic time for the welsh.

Here some quotes on the death of llywellyn.
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Syria's Cultural Heritage and the Civil War.

Posted April 25th, 2018 at 11:39 PM by JaddHaidar

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In ancient times, Syria was a part of the fertile crescent, a center of neolithic culture and a crossroads as well as a heartland to the oldest civilizations in the world. Its historical significance doesn't end there, the city state of Ugarit (which was established in 6000 BC and remained prominent until the Bronze...
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The history that lies in animal species

Posted April 17th, 2018 at 02:32 AM by pauoliver
Updated April 19th, 2018 at 11:43 AM by pauoliver (Just some general corrections to make my post easier to comprehend.)

I just found this article Male #755: The Wolf With Nine Lives | WBUR's The Wild Life

It talks about the life of a Wolf tagged as #755, his adventures, what he has been through, accomplished etc.

After reading this I started to wonder how many things happened in the animal kingdom that have a significant value in how things played out for them in the future but we don't know of because we haven't studied their history. I think it's an impossible task.

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US & Allied Forces Carry Out Syria Strikes

Posted April 16th, 2018 at 04:56 AM by redskevin

The United States, with support from France and the United Kingdom has carried out strikes on Syria’s chemical weapon facilities on Saturday, following a chemical attack blamed on Syrian government forces. Besides the United States Air Force and Navy, the air forces of France and United Kingdom took part, with support from the French Navy.

The Syrians claim to have shot down most of the missiles, but the strikes did cause damage. Initial reports say that three civilians and six soldiers...
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The Weakness of Conviction: The End of Liam Lynch in the Civil War, 1923 (Part VII)

Posted April 10th, 2018 at 01:32 AM by Ascendant (Éireann Ascendant: An Irish History Blog)

Article on Liam Lynch and his death on the 10th April 1923 (last in a seven-part series).

The Weakness of Conviction: The End of Liam Lynch in the Civil War, 1923 (Part VII)

As the Civil War escalated, Liam Lynch ordered in December for "three enemy officers to be arrested and imprisoned in each Brigade area", to be killed in turn for every anti-Treaty prisoner executed. A month later, a list of Free State senators was circulated among the IRA, with instructions...
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