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Sihanoukville Province

in these countries, - the King of that ancient Kingdom is ready to throw himself under the protection of any European nation...The Vietnamese were interfering with the trade at Kampot, and this would be the basis of an approach..."'' Palmerston concluded: ''"...The trade at Kampot - one of the few remaining ports, could never be considerable, in consequence of the main entrance to the country, the Mekong, with all its feeders flowing into the Sea through the territory of Cochin China The country, too


Puntland

rainfall variability in the tropics and near tropics: An L-moments approach"; in ''Journal of Climate'', 12; pp. 3457-3466 Elsewhere the annual rainfall generally increases towards the south and with altitude, being around at Moshi near Kilimanjaro. Unusually, most


Somaliland

close cultural ties to Southeast Asia and the islands of the Indian Ocean. The lower-lying lands of northern Kenya and Greater Somalia are indeed extremely dry. In fact, on the coast of Somaliland and Puntland many years can go by without any rain whatsoever. Dewar, Robert E. and Wallis, James R; "Geographical patterning in interannual rainfall variability in the tropics and near tropics: An L-moments approach"; in ''Journal of Climate'', 12; pp. 3457-3466


Ruhr

confederation" that would exploit the resources of the Ruhr in 1945. However, he opposed the ECSC as a ''faux'' (false) pooling ("''le pool, ce faux semblant''") because he considered it an unsatisfactory "piecemeal approach" to European unity and because he considered the French government "too weak" to dominate the ECSC as he thought proper.


Luanda

temperatures from falling at night even during the completely dry months from June to October. Luanda has an annual rainfall of , but the variability is among the highest in the world, with a co-efficient of variation above 40 percent. Dewar, Robert E. and Wallis, James R; "Geographical patterning in interannual rainfall variability in the tropics and near tropics: An L-moments approach"; in ''Journal of Climate'', 12; pp. 3457-3466 Observed records


Schutzstaffel

and Moravia’s Prime Minister, Alois Eliáš. These actions by Frank were countered by Neurath's "soft approach" to the Czechs thereby encouraging anti-German resistance by strikes and sabotage. Williams, Max. ''Reinhard Heydrich: The Biography: Volumes 2'', p 82. This frustrated Frank and led to him secretly working to discredit Neurath. Williams, Max. ''Reinhard Heydrich: The Biography: Volumes 2'', p 82. When Neurath was dismissed by Hitler on 23 September 1941, Frank hoped to be appointed Reich Protector in his place but was passed over in favor of Reinhard Heydrich. Although the working relationship between Frank and Heydrich was initially tense, the two put aside their differences and became an efficient and effective duo. thumb right Bodies of men murdered at Lidice (Image:Lidice massacred men.jpg), a notorious crime against humanity organized by Frank and Kurt Daluege. thumb right Bodies of men murdered at Lidice (Image:Lidice massacred men.jpg), a notorious crime against humanity organized by Frank and Kurt Daluege. When Heydrich was assassinated in May 1942, Frank was once again passed over for promotion when Kurt Daluege became the new Reich Protector. Daluege and Frank were instrumental in initiating the destruction of the Czech villages of Lidice and Ležáky in order to get revenge on the Czech populace for Heydrich’s death. Under Daluege, Frank continued to consolidate his power and by the time Wilhelm Frick was appointed Reich Protector in 1943, Frank was the most powerful official in Bohemia and Moravia. In August 1942, he was made a Minister of State as Reich Minister for Bohemia and Moravia. In June 1943, he was promoted to SS (Schutzstaffel) Senior Group Leader (''Obergruppenführer'') and General of Police in Prague. Frank was also made a General of the Waffen SS. - bgcolor "#CFCFCF" ! ''Wehrmacht 25px (File:Balkenkreuz.svg) (Kriegsmarine) 35px (File:War_Ensign_of_Germany_1938-1945.svg)'' !! '' SS (Schutzstaffel) 25px (File:Flag_Schutzstaffel.svg) (Waffen-SS) '' !! ''SA (Sturmabteilung)'' 25px (File:SA-Logo.svg)!! ''RAD (Reichsarbeitsdienst)'' NSDAP and RAD ranks can not be directly assigned a corresponding Wehrmacht rank. 35px (File:RAD_Hausflagge.svg) ''(Female rank)'' !! ''HJ (Hitlerjugend)'' 35px (File:Hitlerjugend_Allgemeine_Flagge.svg) !! ''DJ (Deutsches Jungvolk)'' 25px (File:DJ_Fähnlein.svg) !! ''BDM (Bund Deutscher Mädel)'' 35px (File:BDM_Untergauwimpel.svg)!! ''Jungmädel'' 35px (File:JM_Untergauwimpel.svg)!! ''NSDAP (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei)'' 60px (File:Nazi_eagle_swastika.png) - In the German-occupied north of Italy Mussolini set up the so-called Italian Social Republic (''Repubblica Sociale Italiana'', or RSI) to continue the war as part of the Axis. Led by Borghese, ''Decima Flottiglia'' was revived, as part of the National Republican Navy (''Marina Nazionale Repubblicana'') of the RSI with its headquarters in ''Caserma del Muggiano'', La Spezia. By the end of the war, it had over 18,000 members, and although Borghese conceived it as a purely naval unit, it gained a reputation as a savage pro-fascist, anti-communist, anti-resistance force in land campaigns alongside the German Army (Wehrmacht Heer) (''Wehrmacht Heer''), under the command of SS (Schutzstaffel) General Karl Wolff. thumb The best political weapon is the weapon of terror. Cruelty commands respect. Men may hate us. But, we don't ask for their love; only for their fear. (File:Bundesarchiv Bild 183-R99621, Heinrich Himmler.jpg) '''Heinrich Luitpold Himmler (w:Heinrich Himmler)''' (7 October 1900 – 23 May 1945) was the commander of the German ''Schutzstaffel (w:Schutzstaffel)'' (SS (w:SS)) and one of the most powerful men in Nazi Germany. As Reichsführer-SS (w:Reichsführer-SS) he controlled the SS and the Gestapo (w:Gestapo). He was the founder and officer-in-charge of the Nazi concentration camps (w:Nazi concentration camps) and the ''Einsatzgruppen (w:Einsatzgruppen)'' death squads. '''Otto Adolf Eichmann (w:Adolf Eichmann)''' (19 March 1906 – 1 June 1962) was a high-ranking Nazi (w:Nazi) and ''SS (w:Schutzstaffel)-Obersturmbannführer (w:Obersturmbannführer)'' (Lieutenant Colonel). Due to his organizational talents and ideological reliability, he was tasked by ''Obergruppenführer (w:Obergruppenführer)'' Reinhard Heydrich (w:Reinhard Heydrich) to facilitate and manage the logistics of mass deportation to ghettos and extermination camps in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe and worked under Ernst Kaltenbrunner until the end of the war. He was captured by Israeli Mossad (w:Mossad) agents in Argentina and indicted by Israeli court on fifteen criminal charges, including charges of crimes against humanity (w:crimes against humanity) and war crimes (w:war crimes). He was convicted and hanged. '''Otto Skorzeny (w:Otto Skorzeny)''' (June 12, 1908 – July 7, 1975) was an Austrian SS (w:Schutzstaffel)-''Standartenführer (w:Standartenführer)'' (colonel) in the German (w:Germany) Waffen-SS (w:Waffen-SS) during World War II. After fighting on the Eastern Front (w:Eastern Front (WWII)), he was chosen as the field commander to carry out the rescue mission (w:Gran Sasso raid) that freed the deposed Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from captivity. Skorzeny was also the leader of Operation Greif (w:Operation Greif), in which German soldiers were to infiltrate through enemy lines, using their opponents' language, uniforms, and customs. At the end of the war, Skorzeny was involved with the Werwolf guerrilla movement (w:Werwolf) and the ODESSA (w:ODESSA) network where he would serve as Spanish coordinator. thumb right Christian Wirth (File:Wirth, Christian.jpg) '''Christian Wirth (w:Christian Wirth)''' (24 November 1885 — 26 May 1944) was a German (w:Germany) policeman and SS (w:Schutzstaffel) officer who was one of the leading architects of the program to exterminate the Jewish people of Poland (w:History of the Jews in Poland), known as Operation Reinhard (w:Operation Reinhard). His nicknames included '''Christian the Terrible''' and '''The Wild Christian'''. 27-year-old Robin Parkircher arrived in Israel (w:Israel) today to apologize to Holocaust (w:Holocaust) survivors for his grandfather's behavior. Parkircher's grandfather was an SS (w:Schutzstaffel) guard in a Nazi (w:Nazi) concentration camp (w:concentration camp) near Bremen (w:Bremen (city)), Germany (w:Germany), where over eight hundred women were incarcerated. In an interview, Parkircher told Israeli Yediot Aharonot (w:Yedioth Ahronoth) newspaper that years after his grandfather passed away, Parkircher found a picture of him wearing an SS uniform (w:uniform). After inquiring with his grandmother, he discovered about his grandfather's service as a camp guard.


Ming dynasty

). ''Science and Civilisation in China: Volume 5, Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Part 7, Military Technology; the Gunpowder Epic''. Cambridge University Press * Norbu, Dawa. (2001). ''China's Tibet Policy''. Richmond: Curzon. ISBN 0-7007-0474-4. * Nowell, Charles E. "The Discovery of the Pacific: A Suggested Change of Approach," ''The Pacific Historical Review'' (Volume XVI, Number 1; February 1947): 1–10. * Perdue, Peter C. (2000). "Culture, History, and Imperial Chinese Strategy


Malawi

. Although the drought was brief the main cause of death in Rwanda was due to Belgian perogatives to acquisition grain from their colony (Rwanda). This and the drought caused 300,000 Rwandans to perish. Against a backdrop of conventional interventions through the state or markets, alternative initiatives have been pioneered to address the problem of food security. An example is the "Community Area-Based Development Approach" to agricultural


Anchorage, Alaska

, who disappeared (and was declared legally dead) in October 1972 during a flight from Anchorage to Juneau (Juneau, Alaska) with then House Majority Leader Hale Boggs. Murphy, Kim. "Begich ends low-key approach". ''Los Angeles Times''. November 20, 2008. The fourth child of six children, he has two sisters and three brothers. His paternal grandparents


Mombasa

of Somaliland and Puntland many years can go by without any rain whatsoever. Dewar, Robert E. and Wallis, James R; "Geographical patterning in interannual rainfall variability in the tropics and near tropics: An L-moments approach"; in ''Journal of Climate'', 12; pp. 3457-3466 Elsewhere the annual rainfall generally increases towards the south and with altitude, being around at Mombasa


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