Blitz review of events and those in Belarus, a world history.
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WHERE HAVE NO:
In Luxembourg, chaired by EU High Representative for Foreign Policy Catherine Ashton sit EU foreign ministers. One of the topics of the meeting — the situation in Belarus.
In Washington at the US-Islamic World Forum serves U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
ALSO THIS DAY:
1945 — U.S. President died Franklin Roosevelt, who was the head of the country's record four terms. Two years after his death, an amendment to the Constitution, which prohibits run for president of the United States for more than two terms.
1961 — the first in the history of human space flight. Yuri Gagarin orbited the Earth at an altitude of 302 kilometers for 108 minutes.
1995 — beating Belarus MPs who went on hunger strike to protest initiated Lukashenko referendum.
There is a reason:
World Day of Aviation and Cosmonautics.
Two revolutions in one week
Quote to remember:
Yuri Gagarin, April 12, 1961