Trump heads to Europe at a time of remembrance, turmoil

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 02 Jun 2019 23:23:12 +0000

Trump heads to Europe at a time of remembrance, turmoil

WASHINGTON – Like a bull who keeps returning to the china shop, President Donald Trump is headed back to Europe, where on previous visits he has strained historic friendships and insulted his hosts. This time, he faces an ally in turmoil and a global call to renew democratic pacts.

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D-Day ceremony spotlights Trump’s complicated military ties

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 01 Jun 2019 02:56:04 +0000

D-Day ceremony spotlights Trump's complicated military ties

World leaders will gather in solemn assembly next week above the sandy beaches of Normandy to mark the 75th anniversary of the world-changing D-Day invasion of France.

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‘History Walls’ retell stories of heroism of PH veterans

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sun, 07 Apr 2019 23:23:35 +0000

‘History Walls’ retell stories of heroism of PH veterans

CLARK FREEPORT — What happened in various parts of the Philippines during World War II?

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Hukbalahap monument to rise in Ecija town

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 21:17:38 +0000

Hukbalahap monument to rise in Ecija town

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — A park in Cabiao town, Nueva Ecija province, will soon host a monument honoring the Hukbo ng Bayan Laban sa Hapon (Hukbalahap), a peasant-led army that fought the invading Japanese forces during World War II.

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US man charged with trying to steal item from Auschwitz

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:40:53 +0000

Man charged for trying to steal item from Auschwitz

A visitor to the former Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp attempted to steal a part of the historic rail tracks where prisoners were unloaded.

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Descendants help retell ordeal of comfort women

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sun, 24 Feb 2019 23:21:25 +0000

Descendants help retell ordeal of comfort women

“Bahay ng mga Lola” (Grandmothers’ House), the resource center of Lila Pilipina in Quezon City, is where elderly women with harrowing experiences during World War II used to live.

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PH comfort women: Statues removed but pain remains

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2019 23:27:27 +0000

PH comfort women: Statues removed but pain remains

That the memory was harrowingly showed in the way Dy tightly gripped the microphone during the launch of the “Women and War” exhibit on Feb. 2 at Ayala Museum, where her words echoed across a room filled with mementos, books and photographs of Filipino women’s suffering and resilience during World War II.

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