Tag: <span>Highest</span>

Surviving WWII bomber pilot awarded highest French military honour

Posted December 08, 2015 14:39:29 Photo: Godfrey Flack, a former WWII Lancaster bomber pilot, flew 40 bombing missions over Germany in the early 1940s. (ABC News: Peta Carlyon) Map: Hobart 7000 A 94-year-old Tasmanian war veteran has been presented France’s highest military award, the Legion of Honour, in an emotional ceremony in Hobart. Godfrey Flack…


Violent threats against Tasmanian principals highest in nation: survey

Posted December 03, 2015 11:37:51 Photo: The Education Union says it is unclear why rates of violence against Tasmanian principals are escalating so much. (Anne-Christine Pouloulat, file photo: AFP) A national survey has identified 60 per cent of Tasmanian principals received violent threats this year, the highest price in the nation. Nationally, the Australian Catholic…


Brussels Remains on Highest Alert Level as Manhunts Expand

Photo Belgian soldiers patrolled the Grand Place in Brussels on Sunday. The United States Embassy continued to advise citizens to â??remain at homeâ? and avoid public gatherings. Credit Yves Herman/Reuters BRUSSELS â?? The Belgian authorities for a second day on Sunday maintained the highest possible alert level, virtually locking down the capital as they extended…