The Iranian tanker that had been detained for a month has left Gibraltar. The ship had been held by officials in the British-controlled territory. #iran #us #sanctions #gibraltar #tanker #gps #oil #syria #iraniani #EUan
Bernard explained that 90% of Negombo’s population is Christian, dating from the days the Portuguese, Dutch, and British controlled these coasts of Sri Lanka. He congratulated me on my “good Catholic name” Patrick ??
Go island-hopping with as he travels to St. Helena, an isolated speck of British-controlled land half a world away from the U.K.
. travels to an isolated speck of land off the coast of Africa, where residents of the British-controlled island maintain ties to the homeland 4,500 miles away, and where a piece of Napoleonic history is kept alive. (via )