Blitz review of events and those in Belarus, a world history.
…but no rain. The temperature plus 4-9.
THERE WHERE TO NO:
In Washington, the human rights organization "Freedom House" voiced its annual report on press freedom in the world.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite in Azerbaijan.
Turkish President Abdullah Gul in Austria.
ALSO THIS DAY:
In 1519 died the Italian artist, scientist and humanist Leonardo da Vinci (born in 1452).
In 1729 was born the Russian Empress Catherine II (d. 1796).
There is a reason:
Feast of St. Boris in Bulgaria.
May holidays in Australia and the UK.
The Taliban have confessed to bombing attempt in New York City
Quote to remember:
Criticizing, criticize opinion, not its author.
Leonardo da Vinci