Camillus Ng

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Author's journey inside ISIS: They're 'more dangerous than people realize'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Juergen Todenhoefer's journey was a tough one: dangerous, but also eye-opening. The author traveled deep into ISIS territory -- the area they now call their "caliphate" -- visiting Raqqa and Deir Ezzor in Syria, as well as Mosul in Iraq.<p>Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, was taken by ISIS …

Battle of Mohi

Mongol invasions and<br>conquests<p>Mongol invasion of Hungary<p><b>1st invasion (1241-42)</b><p>Brassó<br>• Nagyszeben<br>• Mohi<br>• Pest<br>• Esztergom<br>• Zagreb<p><b>2nd invasion (1285-86)</b><p>The <b>Battle</b> …

The Moscow Times — News, Business, Culture & Events

If you spot a mistake, please select the error in the text and press Ctrl + Enter<p>© Copyright 1992-2018. The Moscow Times. All rights reserved. …

Thailand in World War II

Thai military actions in World War II<p>Franco-Thai War<p>As part of the Axis (1942–1945)<p>Burma Campaign<p>Japanese conquest of Burma<p>Bombing of Mandalay<p>Burma …

This Weekend There Could Be Auroras—on Mars

NASA says it's a “once-in-a-lifetime event.”<p>Finland and Norway better watch out, because there's a new player in the northern-lights game. That would be Mars, which due to a brush-up with a comet could shimmer with ghostly, extraterrestrial auroras this Sunday.<p>Comet Siding Spring is flying in from …

Insight: China's war on terror widens Xinjiang's ethnic divide

URUMQI, China (Reuters) - The filthy back alleys and packed mosques of the remote far western Chinese city of Urumqi are one of the more obscure front lines in the U.S.-backed war on terror, launched after the September 11 attacks on New York and Washington.<p>Streets crawl with baton-wielding riot …

'Death Star' Moon May Hide a Buried Ocean

Saturn's moon Mimas has a surprising wobble that might betray an underground sea.<p>Saturn's moon Mimas, the smallest of the ringed planet's major satellites, may join the growing list of moons that hide an ocean of liquid water beneath their cratered surfaces, astronomers report Thursday in the …

Astronomy

A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time

Retreating ice in the Alps sheds new light on high-altitude battle in World War I.<p><i>Greetings from Cercen Pass. It is storming and snow covers the highest peaks. We wait for peace, but the bad weather, the high altitudes ... Peace can only come with our death.</i><p>—from the May 28, 1916, diary of C.D., a …

History

What It Feels Like To Be Killed Off A Popular TV Show (And Come Back)

Arrow's Colin Donnell tells BuzzFeed News about the personal and professional journey he went on after his character, Tommy Merlyn, died on The CW hit. Plus, watch an exclusive clip from his return!<p>By the end of Season 1, the writers for The CW's hit series <i>Arrow</i> realized something: Oliver Queen …

Six Months After 200 Nigerian Girls Were Abducted, Here's What's Being Done

Humanitarian organizations and the parents of the kidnapped girls are calling on the Nigerian government to do more. President Obama has ordered the U.S. to do "everything it can to help the Nigerian government find and free the abducted girls."<p>For months after the kidnapping, the group has been …

How Europe Is Bracing Itself For Ebola

There's already been one case transmitted within the European Union. Here's how the continent is making preparations for the second.<p>Before Ebola came to the U.S., leaving one man dead and two health care workers infected, it was in Spain — where a nurse treating infected priests in a Madrid …

Facebook Launches "Safety Check" Feature For Major Disasters

The social media giant has announced a feature which allows users to let family and friends know they're safe if they're located in a disaster zone.

Nuclear weapons and the United Kingdom

In October 1952, the United Kingdom (U.K.) became the third country to independently develop and test nuclear weapons. It is one of the five …

The Anzac Portal

Comradeship—Stories of friendship and recreation in wartime<p>Millions of Australians have been affected by war. Many servicemen and servicewomen have …

Ruhollah Khomeini

Not to be confused with Ali Khamenei.<p>For other people named Khomeini, see Khomeini (name).<p><b>Sayyid Ruhollah Mūsavi Khomeini</b> (Persian: سید روح‌الله …

Wars of Alexander the Great

Alexander's Balkan campaign<p>Mount Haemus – Pelium – Thebes<p>Alexander's<br>Persian campaigns<p>Granicus (334 BC)<br>• Miletus (334 BC)<br>• Halicarnassus (334 BC)<br>• Issus …

Finnish War

For other uses, see Finnish War (disambiguation).<p>Finnish War<p>Pyhäjoki<br>• Siikajoki<br>• Gotland<br>• Revolax<br>• Sveaborg<br>• Pulkkila<br>• Lemo<br>• Nykarleby<br>• Vaasa<br>• Kokonsaari<br>• Lapua<br>• Rimito …

Khmer Rouge

The <b>Khmer Rouge</b> (/kəˈmɛər ˈruːʒ/, French: [kmɛʁ ʁuʒ], "Red Khmers"; Khmer: ខ្មែរក្រហម <i>Khmer Kror-Horm</i>) was the name given to Cambodian (<i>Khmer</i>) …

Napoleonic Wars

Napoleonic Wars<p><b>Third Coalition</b><p>Anglo-Spanish War<p>Russo-Persian War<p>Franco-Swedish War<p><b>Fourth Coalition</b><p>Russo-Turkish War<p>Gunboat War<p>Finnish War<p>Dano-Swedish …

Soviet–Japanese War

For the war in 1904–05, see Russo-Japanese War.<p>For the border conflicts in the 1930s, see Soviet–Japanese border conflicts.<p>Campaigns of World War</b> …

The Mongol Empire

<b>Introduction</b><p>Perhaps no empire in history has risen so spectacularly as that of the Mongols. In less than 80 years, a band of warriors originally …