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Britain’s Military Strength

In the current EU Referendum debate the issue of Britain’s military strength has only been referred to in broad generalisations along the lines of ‘Britain has the fourth largest defence budget in the world’. Contained in the metrics used   GlobalFirepower showing … Continue reading

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Omar’s Diary for Friday 9th October 2015

Having kept away from my diary for quite a while now I hope that this posting will be the restart of a renewed effort to maintain a regular journal. Today the lady servant was working from home. I did my … Continue reading

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Omar’s Diary – catching up to 25th April 2015

Once again my man servant has not been able to fulfil his duty of maintaining my diary. He has been busy, again, up to last Sunday getting another essay ready for the Open University. And didn’t we know it. He … Continue reading

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Bullets Bombs and Ballot Boxes

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Seven days to 8th June 1013

The last seven days started on Sunday 2nd June 2013 at nearly five in the morning when the fire alarms in a hotel we were staying in were activated by a guest smoking in their room. The human contents of … Continue reading

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