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Sunday, December 17, 2017

33 Turks Rescued off GREEK Island of Oinousses Seeking Political Asylum

The asylum seekers were transferred to the island of Chios to be processed by GREEK authorities. Local media is reporting that the individuals were all educated Turks, most with affiliations to universities. Following the so-called coup attempt against the Turkish President last summer, tens of thousands of ...


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The bloody road to nation-building and Cyprus

Rights of man, individual or national, are not gifts to be granted. They are won, typically by blood and violence, on the battlefield or by violent revolution. Magna Carta emerged from the Battle of Hastings. The French Revolution created the Rights of Man. GREEKS in 1821-29 and Turks in 1919-22 won ...


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Winter visual arts: Flurry of exhibits in Hampton Roads

From ancient GREEK art and Old Master paintings to the newest contemporary work in Virginia, the winter slate of art exhibits in Hampton Roads and nearby Richmond offers museum- and gallery-goers an eye-popping start to 2018. Here's a checklist of attractions you won't want to miss: “Miniatures and ...


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Winter visual arts: Flurry of exhibits in Hampton Roads

From ancient GREEK art and Old Master paintings to the newest contemporary work in Virginia, the winter slate of art exhibits in Hampton Roads and nearby Richmond offers museum- and gallery-goers an eye-popping start to 2018. Here's a checklist of attractions you won't want to miss: “Miniatures and ...


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The Mad King and the Secret History of Hanukkah

In many ancient sources, including the writings of GREEK historians, Antiochus is described as a power-hungry madman, and it is easy to see why. After being held as a political hostage, he came to power after a Game of Thrones-style power grab that included ousting a usurper, proclaiming himself ...


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Utah artist wants to paint a panther mural on the side of a South Salt Lake strip club - but officials ...

One of his most heralded local pieces is near the corner of 3300 South and 300 West in South Salt Lake, a psychedelic rendering of bearded GREEK gods being all GREEK-goddy. Painted in 2015, that mural won Petersen an award from South Salt Lake for its artistic contribution to the city. Now Petersen ...


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Utah artist wants to paint a panther mural on the side of a South Salt Lake strip club - but officials ...

One of his most heralded local pieces is near the corner of 3300 South and 300 West in South Salt Lake, a psychedelic rendering of bearded GREEK gods being all GREEK-goddy. Painted in 2015, that mural won Petersen an award from South Salt Lake for its artistic contribution to the city. Now Petersen ...


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