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New Stamps from Israel

Israeli Love Songs The people of Israel love to sing songs of love: love for God, love for their homeland, love for the world, love between a man and a woman. The Israel Philatelic Service has selected 12 romantic love … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on INS Rajali

INS Rajali, also informally known as Arakkonam Naval Air Station, is an Indian Naval Station   located near  Arakkonam in Tamilnadu . It has the longest military runway in Asia   The airfield at Arakkonam was constructed in early 1942, for use by … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Greenland

Greenland during the Second World War Part II The series comprises a total of ten stamps in com- bined offset and laser engraving. It will finish in 2020. On 23rd January 2017, the series will be continued with this stamp, which … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz Yurt Date of Release:19 December 2016 75 anniversary of  Battle of Moscow : Heroic Feat of 28 Panfilov’s Men Date of Release:19 December 2016

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Royal Mail Calling Veterans and Descendants of Merchant Navy Crew

Royal Mail is looking for the veterans and descendants of the crew that sailed aboard Merchant Navy ships over the past 200 years.The search anticipates the release of a new series of limited edition Merchant Navy stamps, which will go … Continue reading

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Canada will Issue a Stamp on Famous Photograph – Wait Me Daddy

A moment of New Westminster\’s history will be immortalized in a postage stamp.The City of New Westminster received a letter from Canada Post stating that the Wait for Me Daddy photograph will be one of the subjects to be featured … Continue reading

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