AVA MARIA - by Helene Fischer - video ~ link
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Past articles and links of importance:
Finding Order in the Orwellian Chaos ~ link ~ This is an excellent article that I strongly recommend. Stirling
Royal Burgh of Stirling Pipe Band at Stirling Castle ~ link ~ Official site ~ link
Countdown to Palestinian Statehood - 8 Days and counting - The 'Flying Chair' ~ link ~ Once the General Assembly recognizes Palestine as a sovereign state, it will open up a rather large 'can of worms' for the Israelis. If they thought that they had problems before with their top politicians and generals facing international criminal charges, they will see such problems expand several fold under international laws. That is one reason why, many in the Netanyahu 'Government of Nuts', are determined to do something big, soon. Stirling
“Erdogan is taking advantage of the instability and ongoing upheaval in the Arab world to solidify Turkey’s standing and influence,” one official said, adding that Israel was particularly concerned with the possibility that Turkey would follow through with its threat and deploy navy vessels in the Eastern Mediterranean, possibly even based in Egypt.
Speaking at a Monday press conference in Moscow, Army General Nikolay Makarov said that Russian military organizations must be ready for the worst possible developments. “The situation in the world is complicated and it is constantly changing, especially in North Africa and the Middle East. What happened in these regions was difficult to predict and the events developed at a tremendous speed,” the general said. “No one can tell now what will happen there. However, this is a signal for all states. We, the military, must be ready for the worst scenarios.”