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AFRICA – [MALAWI]
2003 – At least 675,000 people in Malawi urgently need food aid despite the country’s good harvest, the UN World Food Program reported.
AFRICA – [DRC]
1998 – Congo’s Kabila declared victory over the Tutsi-led rebels near Kinshasa and in the southwest.
2003 – It was reported that Congo tribal fighters killed at least 200 people over the last month and abducted scores more during a series of attacks that destroyed, Fataki, a northeast town once controlled by a rival tribe.
1999 – Congolese rebels signed a cease-fire in Zambia.
2015 – President Obama officially re-designates Alaska’s Mt. McKinley as Denali, its native American name
2017 – International Organization for Migration states 18,500 Rohingya Muslims have fled from violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state after 110 deaths, making for Bangladesh
2017 – Indications Neanderthals were the first to make glue out of tar strengthened by research published in “Scientific Reports”
FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY
1985 – S. Subramaniam