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15 May

On May 15, 1988, the first Soviet military units were withdrawn from Afghanistan, ending nine years of Soviet presence in the country. It followed the signing of the Geneva Accords on April 14, 1988, which put an end to what the United States had then labeled an invasion.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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