World War

Atomic bomb ends World War II, kills 80K+ souls

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 04:18 GMT

On August 6, 1945, the United States became the first and only country to use atomic weapons in wartime.

Sherif Sobhy participates in Carthage Theatrical Days

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 10:04 GMT

Actor Sherif Sobhy spoke about “El-sa’aa el-Akhera” (The last hour), the play that represented Egypt in the festival.

In Pics: World leaders hold solemn ceremony in Paris to mark WW1 Armistice centenary

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 11:27 GMT

Some 70 world leaders gathered under rainy skies at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris for a solemn ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One.

The Great War's end: a grandmother remembers

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 11:21 GMT

Jubilant New Yorkers took to the streets when the Great War ended at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, my late grandmother’s ninth birthday.

Commemoration the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 11:40 GMT

El Alamein city celebrated on Saturday the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle between the Allied and Axis Powers in 1942.

France's Jean-Marie Le Pen defends Vichy leader in memoirs

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 08:59 GMT

France's wartime leader Philippe Petain did not dishonour himself by signing the 1940 armistice.

Pics: Port Said War Memorial Cemetery in perfect condition

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 01:25 GMT

Grandchildren of Commonwealth and French soldiers still visit the Port Said War Memorial Cemetery in Port Said.