European Capitals Amsterdam – Miniature Sheet France 2016.
France is regularly issuing stamps under the theme of European Capitals. The Netherlands Capital Amsterdam was chosen for 2016. A miniature sheet with four stamps was issued on 03 Nov 2016. The architecture featured on stamps was
0.80 Euro- Le Beguinage Monastery 0.80 Euro- Le Rijksmuseum
0.80 Euro – La Westerkerk Cathedral 0.80 Euro – Canaux et Facades (Canals, Channels and Facades)
Inauguration of Main Donau Canal – Stamps of Germany 1992.
Germany issued a stamp on Inauguration of Main Donau Canal. The 100 Pf stamp was issued on 10 Sep 1992 and features the Neue Holzbrucke Bridge. An FDI card is listed. It had a print run of 29,390,000.
The Rhine-Main- Danube Canal is also called Main-Danube Canal, RMD Canal or Europa Canal or Rhein-Main-Donau-Kanal in German. It is located in Bavaria and connects the Main and Danube river across the European watershed. It runs from Bamberg via Nuremberg to Kelheim. The Canal connects the North Sea & Atlantic ocean to the Black Sea. It is navigable artery between Rhine Delta, Danube Delta and Ukraine. It was inaugurated in 1992 and is 171 Kilometres long.
Operation Badr 1973 was the code name for Egyptian Military Operation to cross the Suez Canal and seize the Bar-Lev line of fortifications on 06 Oct 1973. In conjunction with Syrian attack on Golan Heights, this marked the start of Yom Kippur War. This Suez Crossing surprised the Israelis and is one of the most read and most famous battles ever fought.
Egypt issued an Imperf Miniature Sheet on 06 Oct 1998 to mark 25th Anniversary of Suez Canal Crossing.