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It is hard to define where "the history of France" actually started. There was the realm of Francia since 481, the Kingdom of France since 987, experiments with different forms of republicanism and authoritarianism since 1789 until France finally arrived at its current form as a presidential democracy in 1958. So when one talks about "The ...


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It seems as if the video comes from the Malaysian GGK -- their elite commandos. Here is a similar video from season one of the History Channel's "Special Forces" At 2 AM a group has been caught eating extra snails. Not sharing this bounty is against this rules. Recruit 2 is the leader of the pack. His whole team will be punished. They will wash the mud ...


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There is an article in the NEJM from July 7 that is about a SARS-CoV2 vaccine: Effectiveness of an Inactivated SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine in Chile This is about Sinovac, it is named CoronaVac in this paper but those are two names for the same vaccine. The numbers for Sinovac from the graphic match exactly the numbers in table 2 in this paper for fully immunized ...


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There has been a recent political agenda by Turkey's government to expose French violence in Algeria as Genocide, in response to France's recognition of the Armenian genocide. Consequently, English and Arabic sources like Wikipedia may contain major propaganda injections, like that quote of 10 million from Andulu Agency government news agency. Muslim-French ...


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It was quoted from Amin Sweeney's "A Full Hearing: Orality and Literacy in the Malay World" (1987). Francois Valentijn was credited for translating the Bible into Ambon Malay, sometime during the 17th century.


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Malays are an ethnic group that established itself in the Malay Peninsula and slowly spread to parts of Borneo and Sumatra. They are essentially a hybrid of 3 main groups of people that arrived from mainland South East Asia and to a lesser extent people from South India and South East China who arrived much later by way of the Philippine Islands and Borneo. ...


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His planned speech was banned in Malaysia, but he isn't currently banned. According to Zakir Naik back in Malaysia 24 October 2016 : Islamic scholar Dr Zakir Naik (pic) is back in Malaysia, having attended the annual conference of Al-Khadem in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday. The preacher also met Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi at ...


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