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Russia wages ‘war’ on internet by jailing users: rights group

A prominent Russian rights advocacy group today warned of a crackdown on internet users as courts impose harsh jail sentences for posts expressing political views. “The Russian authorities have begun to see the internet as a theatre of war, both inside (the country) and outside” where the slightest criticism is “seen as like an armed […]

Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary: Tour the sites, ships and planes of World War II

Three quarters of a century have passed since the instigating event that brought the US into World War II. The bombing of Pearl Harbor was a key moment in the history of the 20th century, profoundly affecting countless events that happened after. Today the iconic ships and planes so familiar to the seas and skies […]