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Oman

peninsula definition2.png thumb The Arabian Peninsula. The peninsula's constituent countries are (clockwise north to south) Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on the east, Oman on the southeast, Yemen on the south and Saudi Arabia at the center. The island nation of Bahrain lies off the east coast of the peninsula. On 6 October 1981, Sadat was assassinated during the annual victory parade


Soviet Union

, as well. The legend is that Lazar Kaganovich, Stalin (Joseph Stalin)'s associate and director of the Moscow reconstruction plan, prepared a special model of Red Square, in which the cathedral could be removed, and brought it to Stalin to show how the cathedral was an obstacle for parades and traffic. But when he jerked the cathedral out of the square, Stalin objected with his rather famous quote: "Lazar! Put it back!". In May 2008, Russia held its annual Victory Day Victory day


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