2012 / 09 Operation Salam, Status of the new Book

The layout of the book has now reached the final stages. Publication date will be in October 2012.

A full transcript of Almasy's diary, Sandstede's memoirs and all the intercepted W/T messages was added to the book.

Some sample pages can be found here under the page introducing the book (go to tab “Books”).

19.09.2012 23:00 | Kuno Gross

2012 / 09 Malta, finally!

I had originally planned to pay a short visit to Malta in July 2008 whilst I was located in Libya. However, the politics of that time hindered me to do so. But finally I have managed to stay two short days on that very interesting island in the Mediterranean. And I guess that it was not the last time…

19.09.2012 21:14 | Kuno Gross

2012 / 09 Libya, Leptis Magna

There are not many foreign tourists seen at the historical site of Leptis Magna these days. I was one of the few amongst some Libyan families who took a chance to have a picnic outside the city.

14.09.2012 14:53 | Kuno Gross

2012 / 08 Port Harcourt in the rainy Season

Last week I had the occassion to visit a place slightly outside Port Harcourt in Nigeria for a few days – at the end of the rainy season. Here some impressions:

09.09.2012 22:25 | Kuno Gross