Uncovering the Story of the Concentration Camps on British Soil

July 20 2020

In the first step of a never-realized plan to invade Britain, the Nazis occupied several of the islands in the English Channel, among them Alderney—on which they then built four forced-labor camps. Archaeologists are now investigating the largest of these, known as Sylt. Robert Philpot writes:

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More about: Archaeology, Concentration Camps, Holocaust, United Kingdom

In Yemen, Iran Is Preparing for Its Next War with Israel

Sept. 20 2021

In the past few weeks, Houthi rebels backed by Iran have escalated their attacks on Saudi and Emirati positions in Yemen. On September 4, they also launched multiple ballistic-missile and drone attacks on several Aramco facilities within Saudi Arabia. The U.S. removed some of its anti-missile batteries from Saudi Arabia a week later, rendering the kingdom even more vulnerable. The Houthis—who mark every missile and drone launch by chanting their slogan, “God is great, death to America, death to Israel, curse the Jews, and victory for Islam!”—are part of the network of militias and proxy groups Tehran dubs the “axis of resistance,” which also operate in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and the Gaza Strip. Michael Segall writes:

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More about: Gaza Strip, Hizballah, Iran, Israeli Security, Saudi Arabia, Yemen