This Week in His­tory

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De­cem­ber 4, 1992

Typhoon Bopha made land­fall in the Philip­pines killing at least 81 peo­ple in De­cem­ber 4, 2012.

De­cem­ber 5, 2007

- Heard center for sur­gi­cal op­er­a­tions was opened in Er­bil by Kur­dis­tan Re­gional Gov­ern­ment’s (KRG) Prime Min­is­ter, Nechir­van Barzani, in De­cem­ber 5, 2007.

De­cem­ber 6, 2003

- Kur­dis­tan So­cial­ist Demo­cratic Party held its fourth con­fer­ence in Su­laimaniya in De­cem­ber 6, 2003.

De­cem­ber 7, 1986

- The fa­mous Kur­dish poet, Ka­ma­ran Mukry passed away in Er­bil in De­cem­ber 7, 1986 and was buried in Su­laimaniya city.

- U.S. Pres­i­dent, Bar­rack Obama, re­it­er­ated U.S. gov­ern­ment’s sup­port for Kur­dish is­sues through a phone call to Pres­i­dent of Kur­dis­tan, Ma­soud Barzani, in De­cem­ber 7, 2009.

De­cem­ber 8, 2012

- The Kur­dish jour­nal­ist, Dlo­van Bar­wary, the cor­re­spon­dent of Wash­ing­ton Post News­pa­per, won an in­ter­na­tional award among over 1300 in­ter­na­tional jour­nal­ists in Brus­sels in Bel­gium in De­cem­ber 18, 2012.

De­cem­ber 9, 1963

The fa­mous Kur­dish singer, Sewa, passed away in his 72 ages years old in Koya in De­cem­ber 9, 1963.

De­cem­ber 10, 2003

-A spe­cial court was es­tab­lished for try­ing Iraqi for­mer pres­i­dent, Sad­dam Hus­sein, in De­cem­ber 10, 2003.

-Ira­nian Pres­i­dent, Mo­hammed Khatemi, re­ceived Kur­dis­tan re­gion Pres­i­dent, Ma­soud Barz­nai in Tehran in De­cem­ber 10, 2002.

De­cem­ber 11, 1936

Af­ter rul­ing for less than one year, Ed­ward VIII be­comes the first English monarch to vol­un­tar­ily ab­di­cate the throne in De­cem­ber 11, 1936.

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