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Henry VIII and Foreign Policy

Henry VIII's foreign policy primarily involved France and the Habsburg Empire. Traditionally, Tudor foreign policy tried to steer a path of neutrality with both these states and initially Henry VIII's foreign policy was no different. Henry knew that England did not have the ability to take on either state but that as a nation she could profit from extending the hand of friendship to both.
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The Week of May 19th 26th - - History

Four stories dominated the Israeli press this past week. The first story was the ongoing conflict in Syria; the second, was the visit of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry; third, was the Peri Commission report; and last, the killings in Beersheba and outside the town of Arad,The events in Syria received a great deal of attention– as there are growing fears of greater Israeli involvement in the war– (following another incident in the Golan, where Syrian soldiers fired on an Israeli vehicle.
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