Showing posts with label anniversary. Show all posts
Showing posts with label anniversary. Show all posts

Thursday, February 2, 2023

80th anniversary: Putin lays wreath in memory of Stalingrad defenders - video


Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday visited the memorial complex on Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd as part of the celebrations marking the 80th anniversary of the victory in the Battle of Stalingrad.

Saturday, August 14, 2021

US’ Afghanistan Exit May Create New ‘Breeding Grounds’ for Terrorism, Warns UK Defense Secretary



 Negotiated under the Trump administration and then pushed back under the Biden White House, US troops now have a deadline to depart from Afghanistan by August 31, just days ahead of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that ultimately prompted the US invasion of the war-torn country.

Sunday, May 9, 2021

UN remembers the dead of WWII -

UN remembers the dead of WWII

The Second World War had a profound impact on the international community, and established the conditions for the creation of the United Nations. This weekend marks the official remembrance of the tens of millions of civilians and soldiers who died during the conflict, UN News reported on Saturday.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Kim Jong-un presides over military parade to mark army anniversary

military parade KOREA
North Korea's leader Thursday presided over a military parade staged to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's Army, one day before the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Over 120,000 New Yorkers take to streets on one-year anniversary of Trump presidency

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in New York City on Saturday to show support for groups including women, immigrants and people of color as many of them pointed their fingers directly at the US President Donald Trump's policies.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Cuba hails 59th anniversary of revolution

anniversary of revolution cuba
Cuba marked the start of the New Year with a 21-gun salute in honor of the 59th anniversary of the 1959 Revolution and the quality of life accomplishments made since.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Pro-Gov't Rallies Vow Vigilance against US Plots to Stir Dissent in Iran

Pro-Gov't Rallies iran
Iranian people in Tehran and other cities across the country underlined in resolutions issued at the end of their gatherings and rallies (held to commemorate the 8th anniversary of mass rallies held on December 30, 2009) on Saturday that they would not allow the US to stir unrests and protests in Iran.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Clashes reported during Maidan anniversary rally in central Kiev

Maidan anniversary
Clashes have taken place in the Ukrainian capital city of Kiev between the police and the participants in the rally to mark the anniversary of the Maidan tragedy, the Public TV reported on Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Le Japon commémore la fin de la guerre du Pacifique

 l'empereur Akihito
Le Japon commémorait mardi sa capitulation qui, il y a 72 ans, marqua la fin de la sanglante guerre du Pacifique, le Premier ministre ayant pour sa part fait une offrande au sanctuaire Yasukuni où sont honorés les morts pour la patrie.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Worldwide rallies mark anniversary of 1915 Armenian genocide

Thousands around the world on Monday marked the 102 anniversary of the 1915 Armenian genocide in Turkey's Ottoman Empire with protest gatherings and marches.