Moscow diner spies a chance to serve up dish of Soviet nostalgia
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Aragvi began business in 1938 on the initiative of Lavrenti Beria, the ruthless head of the NKVD, Joseph Stalin's secret police. For decades its Georgian cuisine and ambience were considered the height of style and attracted foreign visitors including ...
Quotes from Adolf Hitler, Isis and Joseph Stalin, included in school yearbook
If you could pick three sources you would never want to be quoted in a yearbook they would probably include Joseph Stalin, Adolf Hitler and Isis. So everyone was surprised when messages from them showed up in the Quaker Valley High School book.
The US President Who Finally Went to Hiroshima
Foreign Policy (blog)
The Western allies largely accommodated Joseph Stalin's demands for a zone of influence, an accommodation met with Soviet efforts to expand that zone. In 1948, the Soviets initiated a yearlong blockade of Berlin, followed by North Korea's invasion of ...
Joseph Stalin And The Bombing Of Hiroshima | WBEZ
The investigation into the crash of EgyptAir flight 804 continues. Searchers have found wreckage and officials are seeking a cause. NPR's Scott Simon asks Chicago-area Sheriff Tom Dart about his new reforms, including publicly posting videos in cases ...