Saddam's flash war in the 1980: the Iranian arsenal
In September 1980, the Iranian armed forces were only a shadow of what were the former imperial armies of the Shah. Only half of the arsenal was usable and good ...
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SAS in the Sultanate of Oman
The conflicts resulting from the rapid disintegration of colonial empires in the immediate post-war period still represent a valid model for understanding current scenarios ...
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Saddam's war in 1980: the historical-political premise and the Iraqi arsenal
The Middle Eastern area has always been at the center of numerous disputes. It still is with the various Iraqi, Syrian and Yemeni conflicts. Just to name a few .... It was, ...
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The Navy remembers the engineer Caproni
Countess Maria Fede Caproni di Taliedo, daughter of the illustrious Giovanni Battista Caproni, aeronautical engineer, entrepreneur and true pioneer of the world, passed away at the age of 84 ...
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The Navy of the Revolution
The Soviet Navy was born on the remains of the old Russian Imperial Navy which had been almost completely destroyed during the 1917 Revolution and the civil war. In...
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Secret documents tell the true story of Marshal Tito
The 8th of May 1980 in Belgrade on the day of the last farewell to the Yugoslav leader was attended by heads of state of 31 countries, 22 prime ministers, 6 princes, 47 foreign ministers ...
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The Battle of Maiwand
Western military history books are full of heroic battles won, but they often tend to put less emphasis on defeats. Especially those of the last two centuries, in ...
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North Korea and nuclear (3 / 3): strength relations between the powers in the area
In light of the previous articles, we have seen the ideological, pragmatic motivations and the development of the Korean nuclear program. In this perspective of clarification and ...
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North Korea and nuclear (2 / 3): the historical development of the North Korean nuclear program
The North Korean nuclear program began in the early years of 60 when an energy research complex was set up ...
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North Korea and nuclear (1 / 3): ideological and historical premise
North Korea has come under the attention of the international spotlight for the intensification of its ...
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The KGB in the 80s
For the duration of the Cold War until the fall of the Berlin Wall, the secret services of the Soviet Union ...
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The Battle of Nassiryah Bridges: The First Offensive of the Italian Army Since World War II
On April 6, 2004, the Italian contingent in Iraq - in the framework of the Ancient Babylon operation that began the year ...
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The Atlantean Submarines of Betasom
Betasom is the codename of the Atlantic base of the Italian submarines in Bordeaux, World War II ...
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The strange case of Britisches Freikorps
Berlin 20 April 1944, on the day of the fifty-fifth birthday of the Fuhrer for the first time a small ...
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A regiment called "SAN MARCO"
Along the Adriatic coast, the Royal Navy had equipped trains armed with cannons disassembled from minor ships that ...
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The camouflage 'Dazzle': a painter and his artwork ... in the wars!
If you can't hide an aircraft carrier from 30,000 tons that it crosses in the middle of the Atlantic, at least try ...
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Markov, the Bulgarian dissident poisoned with the ricin
The history of the dissident who dared to challenge the Bulgarian communist party has not yet been fully written; in the 2008 the ...
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Birth of a new war era with the 'Wars of Italy'
Between 1494 and 1529 Italy was devastated by what are known as the 'Wars of Italy'. On the one hand ...
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Sino-Roman diplomatic relations
Ancient Rome and ancient China are still considered eternal symbols of order, power and wisdom, values ​​...
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SS: The First European Army? Italian SS
For many years the story of the Italian SS has been erased from the pages of history, it also writes and speaks little ...
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