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Russian Empire

inroads. In 1722, he decided to join his forces with the Russian (Russian Empire) tsar Peter I (Peter I of Russia) and mobilised a large army to campaign against the Dagestanis and their major ally, the Safavid Empire. Peter, however, soon made peace with the Persians that forced Vakhtang to recall his troops. Soon Georgia’s independence finally collapsed under the Ottoman (Ottoman Empire) and Persian aggression for over the two subsequent decades giving the Dagestani tribesmen more

Empire Ottoman and Persian aggression for over the two subsequent decades giving the Dagestani tribesmen more chances to attack. In 1744, Teimuraz II (Teimuraz II of Kartli) and his son, Erekle II, revived the kingdoms of Kartli and Kakheti and joined their forces to check the Dagestani assaults. From 1750 to 1755, they thrice successfully repulsed a large coalition of the Degestani clans led by the Avary khan Nursal Bek. In 1774, Erekle II created a special military force


Greece

changes and has not changed in recent decades, giving a total of eleven National Holidays each year. In addition to the National Holidays, there Public Holidays that are not celebrated nationwide, but only by a specific professional group or a local community. For example many municipalities have a "Patron Saint", also called "Name Day (Name days in Greece)", or a "Liberation Day", and at this day is customary for schools to have a day off. Notable festivals include


Egypt

" (translated: "superman"). After three months in 1870 as editor of the ''Daily News (Daily News (UK))'', Dicey was named editor of the Sunday weekly ''The Observer''. He served as the editor of ''The Observer'' for nearly two decades, giving the newspaper a scholarly tone but doing little to boost its small circulation. H.C.G. Matthew, "Dicey, Edward James Stephen", in ''The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography'', H.C.G. Matthew and Brian Harrison


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