Cold War International History Project–Virtual Archive 2.0
[The Mitrokhin Archive is a collection of notes made secretly by KGB Major Vasili Mitrokhin during his thirty years as a KGB archivist in the foreign intelligence service and the First Chief Directorate. When he defected to the United Kingdom he brought the Archive with him. Two...
Japan earthquake and tsunami: 10,000 people missing in Minamisanriku as aftershocks hamper rescue efforts
Article by Jo Macfarlane Last updated at 12:26 PM on 13th March 2011
10,000 people missing in Minamisanriku after double disaster
Official death toll hits 574, but many hundreds believed to be buried under rubble or washed away by waves
Explosion at nuclear power plant, but experts...
Reuters Publishes Photos of Raid on Osama Bin Laden’s Abbottabad Compound
There are no photos of Osama Bin Laden (yet…). Note the photos are graphic. Via Reuters:
Photographs acquired by Reuters and taken about an hour after the U.S. assault on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad in Pakistan show three dead men lying in pools of blood, but no weapons....
Barack Obama confirms Osama Bin Laden death photos will NOT be released as graphic images of men killed by Navy SEALs emerge compound Pakistan
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
Article by Oliver Tree
President Obama decides NOT to release dead Bin Laden pictures
Graphic images believed to show Bin Laden's son and courier dead emerge
Taliban demands to see proof of Al Qaeda leader's death
Decision divides Obama's senior advisers...