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New Stamps from Slovenia

May Declaration: First World War Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Agencija za komercijalnu djelatnost d.o.o., Zagreb, Hrvaška Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Bela Krajina Povitica & Roast Lamb with Rosemary Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Poštovni tiskárna cenin, Praha, Češka Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Gorenje … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Gibraltar

100th Anniversary of Battle of the Somme  The Battle of the Somme was a battle of the First World War fought by the armies of the British and French empires against the German Empire. It took place between 1 July … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Vatican City

70th Anniversary of the End of World War II This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and the founding of the United Nations (1945-2015). The largest conflict in human history embroiled most nations around … Continue reading

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Isle of Man: VE and VJ Day Stamps

Two stamps are being issued to mark 70 years since the end of World War Two. At a special event at Kirk Michael School last week, Isle of Man Stamps and Coins also recognised the achievements of the Pahar Trust … Continue reading

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New Zealand: The Spirit of ANZAC Stamps

In 1915 New Zealand’s role in the First World War reached a new level. In near-impossible conditions, the New Zealand Expeditionary Force took part in the Gallipoli campaign alongside our Australian neighbours. The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on WW1 Centenary

MaltaPost has issued a set of 3 stamps on 7th November 2014 depicting military hospitals that were instrumental in saving the lives of tens of thousands of sick and wounded that were brought to and cared for in Malta during … Continue reading

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ROYAL MAIL : Special Stamp Issue Programme 2015

·        175th Anniversary of the Penny Black to be marked with a miniature sheet ·        800th anniversary of the Magna Carta will be commemorated with a set in June ·        The bicentenary of The Battle of Waterloo and the 75th anniversary of The Battle of Britain will also be commemorated ·        The British … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issurd Stamp on Centenary of the First World War

Luxembourg will issue a stamp to mark the centenary of the First World War on 23rd September 2014. The image of the stamp was created by Pierre Blanc and the item itself is to be released on the.When, on 2 … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Russia

Wild Cats of Russia These stamps were issued on  1st August2014 under the series “Fauna of Russia. Wildcats “.The 36 species of the wild cat family are spread across most of the globe excluding the continents of Antarctica and Australia and … Continue reading

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Armenian Genocide Stamp Issue

Armenia issued stamps on Armenian Genocide on 29th July 2014. On April 24, 1915, the Armenian genocide began. That day, the Turkish government arrested and executed several hundred Armenian intellectuals. After that, ordinary Armenians were turned out of their homes … Continue reading

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