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Kirsan Ilyumzhinov’s saga, the connection between the Government of Syria’s Bashar al-Assad.

My first article that I wrote was in 2007, a history competition by Annel Pegeveger, a very successful woman from Russian. We were requested to write two articles. I wanted to impress the judges and chose to write about Russian Revolution and the collapse of the Soviet Union. Two years ago I began investigating a multimillion and politician Kirsan Ilyumzhinov about his chess career. As my research goes on, I went deeper into his businesses, political structures and associates. Ilyumzhinov was born on April 5, 1962 in Elista, Kalmykia. His…

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Chess World News 

Does chess need to change?

The World Chess Champion GM Magnus Carlsen  decided on what I admit was a very cowardly decision, he offered a draw to his opponent GM Fabiano Caruana in a very promising position in what could have been the last game of the World Chess Championship. He was scared and it’s very clear why he went for a draw. That was the plan before the game and he executed it quite well. Given that a loss would mean losing his world champion title and also move him from ranked first in…

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The World Chess Championship 2018 – 12 Draws

Magnus Carlsen of Norway, the current world chess champion and Fabiano Caruana the current world chess championship challenger from the United States of America find themselves in a 12 game deadlock which has seen all 12 games drawn, a World Championship Record. This means we now move into the Playoffs to break the tie. The playoffs will see the players play with significantly less time until a winner is decided. The first section of the playoffs is 4 games of rapid where players will have 25 minutes with 10 seconds…

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The Analogy of Salvation to Chess

Just like chess, salvation has three crucial stages for one to get to checkmate (or in this instance for one to be saved). The main goal of chess is to reach checkmate for one to win the game. Salvation is in fact the checkmate of Christianity. Whenever a person is saved God makes a checkmate to the Devil in what is an intense blitz game. It is a blitz game because the standard or classic match between the two has been going on from the time the Devil was kicked…

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