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Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Part 2

| September 13, 2020 | 27 Comments
Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Part 2

Some of our usual suspects chimed in on my recent post about Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize nomination. https://valorguardians.com/blog/?p=104835 While I agree he has a snowball’s chance of actually receiving the prize, the fact that many on the left were apoplectic over the nomination was disregarded as a right wing fantasy. More than one member here […]

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Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

| September 9, 2020 | 65 Comments
Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

…by Norwegian official, citing Israel-UAE peace deal Nomination was submitted by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the Norwegian Parliament By Jon Decker EXCLUSIVE: Just weeks after helping to broker peace between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), President Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. The nomination submitted by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, […]

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Russian Sub Toys With US Navy

| August 31, 2020 | 26 Comments
Russian Sub Toys With US Navy

Thanks to Skippy, we have even more news about how bold the Russians are getting to be these days. An unnamed Russian sub surfaced in Alaskan waters. (It is not the sub pictured below, sorry.) The Russian nuclear-powered cruise missile submarine K-266 Orel. (Alexei Druzhinin/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)   From the article: ANCHORAGE, […]

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Pompeo Inks Deal With Poland…

| August 16, 2020 | 17 Comments
Pompeo Inks Deal With Poland…

Poland and the U.S. signed an agreement on deeper defense cooperation on Saturday. The Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, signed in Poland by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Polish Defense Minister Mariusz B?aszczak, sets out the legal framework for the additional presence of U.S. troops in Poland. Poetrooper sends. …Moves Troops From Germany Secretary of […]

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Massive explosion shakes Lebanon’s capital

| August 4, 2020 | 56 Comments
Massive explosion shakes Lebanon’s capital

Two large explosions rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut Tuesday evening local time, shattering windows in surrounding neighborhoods, destroying nearby buildings and wounding thousands of people. At least 50 people have been killed and more than 3,000 injured, Lebanese Health Minister Hassan Hamad told local media. Residents have posted graphic photos and videos to social […]

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Valor For Sale

| May 28, 2020 | 29 Comments
Valor For Sale

The auction house Hermann Historica in Munich, Germany is selling a U.S. Medal of Honor on Thursday that was awarded to Pvt. Thomas Kelly for actions during the Spanish-American War. The auction house expects to take in about $5,000 on the sale.  In the United States, selling decorations awarded by Congress is illegal, with stiff […]

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Kim Jong Un’s Health

| April 21, 2020 | 81 Comments
Kim Jong Un’s Health

Kim Jong Un Getting conflicting stories about Lil’ Kim. Some are reporting he’s in “grave danger” following heart surgery, while others state he’s recovering from the cardiovascular procedure. Obviously can’t be both, so which is it? Time will tell. North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is reportedly in “grave danger” following surgery, CNN reported on Monday […]

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Cruise Ship Diamond Princess

| March 20, 2020 | 18 Comments
Cruise Ship Diamond Princess

Diamond Princess The last group of about 130 crew members got off the Diamond Princess last Sunday, vacating the contaminated cruise ship and ending Japan’s criticized quarantine that left about one fifth of the ship’s original population infected with the new virus. The British-flagged, U.S.-operated cruise ship carried an infected passenger part way before returning […]

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