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Nicaragua mourns Sandinista co-founder Tomas Borge

A crowd of mourners gathered Wednesday for the funeral of Tomas Borge, one of the founders of Nicaragua's leftist Sandinista movement who served as interior minister after the 1979 revolution. The former guerilla fighter, considered one of the hardliners in Daniel Ortega's gov …
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John Sheardown Dies: Canadian Diplomat Protected Americans During Iran Revolution, Depicted In ‘Argo’

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 years ago)

News from Ottawa that John Sheardown dies has left mourners remembering a man who risked his life to shelter fugitive American diplomats in Tehran during the Iran revolution in 1979. Sheardown, 88, was a former Canadian diplomat who... Read Post

Tunisia, in crisis, girds for new chaos, protests at funeral of slain leftist

News : The Coming Crisis (last year)

The funeral for a leading leftist politician assassinated in Tunisia is expected to draw waves of mourners, and many fear that a national strike the same day could touch off riots nationwide in the country that started the Arab Spri... Read Post

Hundreds Mourn Steinberg, 'Inspiring' Soldier for Israel

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (19 hours ago)

Hundreds of mourners gathered on Sunday evening in a West Hills, California park to honor the memory of Woodland Hills native Max Steinberg, who was killed while serving with the Israel Defense Forces fighting Hamas on Sunday. "He w... Read Post

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