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How did German unification affect existing sentences for criminal convicts?

How did German unification affect existing sentences for criminal convicts?

The German reunification of 1990 was legally the annexation of West Berlin (a separately administered occupied territory) and East Germany (the German Democratic Republic, or GDR) by West Germany (…

Maggie Baker - History

Maggie Baker - History

History of Maggie Baker

Seafront Photographers

Seafront Photographers

Brighton Photography

Bust of a Roman Rhetorician

Bust of a Roman Rhetorician

Bust of a rhetorician, 200-235 CE, Asia Minor, Smyrna (‘Diana’s Bath’), marble, Cinquentenaire Museum (Brussels, Belgium). Made with ReMake and ReCap from Autocad. This portrait is well-preserved...

Gulf War ground offensive begins

Gulf War ground offensive begins

After six weeks of intensive bombing against Iraq and its armed forces, U.S.-led coalition forces launch a ground invasion of Kuwait and Iraq.On August 2, 1990, Iraq invaded Kuwait, its tiny oil-rich neighbor, and within hours had occupied most strategic positions in the country. One week later, Operation Desert Shield, the American defense of Saudi Arabia, began as U.

Country Index: USA: Weapons

Country Index: USA: Weapons

Index for our articles on Weapons produced or used by the United States