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  Polish Armed Forces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Polish Armed Forces consist of the Army (Wojsko Lądowe), Navy (Marynarka Wojenna) and Air Force (Siły Powietrzne) branches and are under the command of the Ministry of Defense (Ministerstwo Obrony Narodowej).
Polish Armed Forces took part in the 2003 Liberation of Iraq, deploying 2,500 soldiers in the south of that country and commanding the 17-nation Multinational force in Iraq.
Polish military forces are the origin of the two-fingers salute.
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 List of Polish wars http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Pol - forum.poland.com
Below is a list of military conflicts in which Polish armed forces participated or which took place on Polish territory.
At its heyday, the Commonwealth comprised the territories of present-day Poland, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and parts of Russia, and was militarily able to intervene in and occupy Moscow.
In the turmoil of the First World War, Poles managed to regain independence and then to expand their territory in a series of local wars and uprisings; only to be occupied again during the next world war.
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  List of Polish wars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Polish concept of uprising is derived from the system of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, where the citizens were supposed to play an important role in the governing of the country.
(Polish: powstania wielkopolskie) were a series of 5 military insurrections of the Polish people in the Greater Poland region (also called the Grand Duchy of Poznań) against the occupying Prussian and German forces, after the partitions of Poland (1772-1795).
Second Polish Republic and World War II In the turmoil of the First World War, Poles managed to regain independence and then to expand their territory in a series of local wars and uprisings; only to be occupied again during the next world war.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Polish_wars   (1426 words)

  
 List of wars - Gurupedia
1532 - 1546 Ottoman-Habsburg War in the Mediterranean
War of the Pacific between Chile and the joint forces of Bolivia and Peru
1918 Finnish Civil War, fought between "the reds" (rebellious Socialists) and "the whites" (anti-Socialists) in the aftermath of the Russian Revolution of 1917.
www.gurupedia.com /l/li/list_of_wars.htm   (1087 words)

  
 Talk:List of Polish wars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In 1629 Polish Pomerania was invaded by the Swedes.
Sweden, weakened by involvement in the Thirty Years' War, agreed to sign the Armistice of Stuhmsdorf (Treaty of Szturmska Wieś) in 1635, favourable to the Commonwealth in terms of territorial concessions." Unless sb provides evidence to the contrary, I will remove this war from the list.
I'd like to merge List of Polish uprisings into this article, as this article already covers most of the uprisings.
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 The History Guy: The War List
These wars are placed in the Anglo-French category as an illustration of their placement in the pattern of wars between those two countries.
This war was preceded by years of border combat short of all-out war.
Parts of the war saw the Muslims and Croatians cooperate against their common foe, but from 1993-1994, Bosnia saw a three-way war when the Muslims and Croats battled each other as well as fighting the Serbs.
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 Battle of Lwow 1675 infoTurkish.com Herşey Hakkında Türkçe Bilgi
The Polish king John III Sobieski decided to concentrate his troops in and around Lwów and face the assaulting Muslim armies after more reinforcements arrive.
They were stopped by the Polish infantry and then pushed back by a counter-attack of light cavalry.
The ravine was relatively narrow and the Turks could not outflank the Polish and Lithuanian cavalry while on the move.
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 List of wars - Simple English Wikipedia
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 fought between the United States and Britain, and part of the greater war between Britain and France
1879 - 1884 War of the Pacific between Chile and the joint forces of Bolivia and Peru
1918 - 1922 Russian Civil War, fought between "the reds" (Communists) and "the whites" (tsarists) directly after the Bolshevist Revolution.
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 CHAPTER V
In other words, they are hierophanies of the Polish identity defended at the price of the civilizing labor of Jan and Cecylia (the first grave), initiated in the Jagiellonian epoch, as well as at the cost of the blood of martyred soldiers of the January uprising.
The honesty of representatives of the Polish fin-de-siècle -- called modernists in the Polish tradition of literary critique -- was not exhausted in desperate hedonism, in praises of absinth, coffee, punch, champagne, hashish, and lust.
Polish literature prayed ardently and heretically for a war of nations that was supposed to bring the nation its desired freedom.
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 WHKMLA : List of Wars of the Holy Roman Empire
The war between Sweden and Brandenburg (1675-1679) then forced a major contingent of Imperial forces to be withdrawn from the Rhine.
The war was supported by most of Germany's major princes and estates, but not by all.
The war was decided by the strange course Russian foreign policy took after the death of Czarina Ellisabeth in 1762; the peace treaty of 1763 confirmed the status quo ante.
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 World War links
American Ex - Prisoners of War - a congresionally chartered non-profit organization The American Ex-Prisoners of War organization is a national organization for American citizens who were captured by the enemy.
Oryoku Maru Story - World War II - The Oryoku Maru Story and a searchable list of POWs who were aboard the ship that left the Phillipines filled with US POW traveling to Japan.
Polish Campaign 1939 - Wehrmacht and Polish Army comparision including descriptions of equipment, industry, strategy and economics description.
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 Learn more about List of wars in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Learn more about List of wars in the online encyclopedia.
1648 - 1660 The Deluge/Northern War, A series of wars involving Poland, Sweden, Prussia, Russia and Transylvania and Denmark
1918 - 1920 Estonian Liberation War, Estonia against Soviet Russia and the Germans.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_wars.html   (787 words)

  
 Politics1 - Guide to the Inactive 2004 Democratic Presidential Prospects
She was considered by Gore as a possible VP runningmate for 2000, but she did not make the final short list.
We moved Hardy to our "inactive" list because -- by March 2004 -- she had yet to qualify for any primary ballots and did not appear to be attempting to gain ballot access.
However, in 2001, Kerrey was forced to admit that his unit unintentionally killed several civilians in a raid on a Vietnamese village in 1969 (this raid was unrelated to the combat in which he won his Medal of Honor).
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 List of wars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This is a list of lists of wars, sorted by country, date, region, and type of conflict.
List of conflicts in the Maghreb (Northwest Africa)
List of wars and disasters by death toll
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 List of wars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
1918 Finnish Civil War fought between "the reds" (rebellious Socialists) and "the whites" (anti-Socialists) in the of the Russian Revolution of 1917.
The Holocaust is a difficult topic to deal with as subject matter for a work of art; its horrors have been explicitly brought to light countless times in several different formats and knowledge of these horrors has pervaded our society such that nearly ev...
The Civil War Book of Lists declares on its cover that it contains over 300 lists from the sublime to the ridiculous, and that is certainly true.
www.freeglossary.com /List_of_Wars   (1972 words)

  
 List of wars - Wars in History
Between Poland and Teutonic Knights, which finally broke the power of the latter.
1918 Finnish Civil War, fought between "the reds" (rebellious Socialists) and "the whites" (anti-Socialists) in the aftermath of the Russian Revolutions of 1917.
1918 - 1922 Russian Civil War, fought between "the reds" (Communists) and "the whites" (tsarists) directly after the Bolshevist Revolution.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/List of Swedish wars
The Swedish War of Liberation or Befrielsekriget (1521-1523)
Gustav III's Russian War or Gustav III:s ryska krig (1788-1790)
The War against England or Kriget mot England (1810-1812)
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/List_of_Swedish_wars   (296 words)

  
 THE BLACK LIST: THE EVER LOVING KINDNESS OF STRANGERS.
We were fueled by the kindness of strangers over the last month, who responded to the last-minute calls with reviews and advice on how to fix our problems.
These are not the versions released in 1977, 1980, and 1983 respectively, but rather the enhanced versions re-released in the late 90s with added scenes and egregious digital manipulation that would portend the bland perfection of the later prequels.
You give this person your list of places, maybe with accompanying Citysearch links so their simple ass doesn't get lost, and hope they pick a place with at least a decent jukebox.
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 Guild Wars - Community Fansite Program - FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
As you probably know, February's BWE featured a new area of the Guild Wars world: The Kingdom of Ascalon, before The Searing.
As we prepare for the March Beta Weekend Event, we will add to and polish all the regions of Tyria, expanding quests, working in new art assets, the user interface, and much more.
The only way to be assured of participating in upcoming Beta Weekend Events is to pick up a copy of the Guild Wars Preorder Package.
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 Winds of Change.NET: How To Support The Troops   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
FYI, A reader has a message for many of the organizations listed here: If your organization is a registered U.S. nonprofit (usually 501c3), please head over to http://www.guidestar.com and input your organization's EIN and information.
Note that OMP do not appear to be a registered charity, but they are listed on the U.S. Department of Defense America Supports You site and I receive their e-newsletter.
On one of my email lists, there was a 'magazine drive' - apparently a number of the SOG folks were going back to 1911's, and there was a shortage of good quality magazines for them.
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 WHKMLA : List of Spain's Wars
Wars of Spain, 1800-1999, from ACED, 58 entries 1801-1983
War between Spain (Philippines) and the Moros of Sulu
In the later phase of the Seven Years' War, Spain allied with France and was
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A Star Wars fan fiction site dedicated to minor characters of the Star Wars Universe and those created by the author.
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 Fighter Pilot 'Ace' List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In these cases, where most of a single list are given in a single recognized system, and possible scores are listed in parentheses.
The Japanese list is woefully poor (both in accuracy because of Japanese scoring, and in it's present condition, my apologies; anyone with pointers for help in this regard, please contact me).
The list will never be definitive, as the actual numbers and names will always be in dispute.
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 WHKMLA : List of Poland's Wars
Polish Renaissance Warfare by S.A. Jasinski; detailed, illustrated, focuses on military events; Polish placenames (even for locations in Livonia, Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine)
Polish Infantry and Artillery Uniforms of the V Corps During the Invasion of Russia, 1812, by Robert Burnham, Napoleon Series
Polish Legion fights, for France, in 1st War of the Coalition
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 List of Swedish wars : Swedish Wars
This is a list of wars fought by Sweden between 1521 and 1814:
The Thirty Years' War or ”Trettioåriga kriget” (1630-1648)
The First Bremian War[?] or ”Första bremiska kriget” (1654)
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 Poland Embassies, Foreign, Polish Embassy Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Embassies in Poland are generally located near the Polish Sejm, which is the seat of the Government in Poland.
In many cases, the embassies in Poland are housed in old mansions and palaces that were converted to office space for the embassy of the particular country.
American Embassy in Poland is listed by its official name as the Embassy of the United States Of America in Poland - Please scroll to the bottom of the list for the listing of the American Embassy in Poland.
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 A-List: Blue Movies
And Don Cheadle steals most of his scenes as the very violent Mouse.
Blue is the first in a trilogy of films (the French titles are Bleu, Blanc, and Rouge) by acclaimed Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski, each representing one color in the French flag and the themes of liberty, equality, and fraternity.
Well, Blue Harvest was the secret working title for the third film in the original Star Wars saga, Return of the Jedi.
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 Guild Wars - Community Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In addition to this official site, the Guild Wars community is supported by fan-operated forums and news sites.
You may wish to visit one to discuss the newest developments in Guild Wars with other fans, or to catch up on the latest game news.
To keep abreast of all the news about the Guild Wars Community Fansite Program, check out our Fansite News page.
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 Guild Wars - Community Fansite Program - FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Guild Wars - Community Fansite Program - FAQ
Guild Wars will have a simultaneous shipping date of April 28, 2005.
We will offer just two more Beta Weekend Events, which will start on March 18 and April 15, 2005.
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