This Week in His­tory

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De­cem­ber 22, 2000

- Nechir­van Ahmad was ap­pointed as the gov­er­nor of Duhok Prov­ince in De­cem­ber 22, 2000.

-The Sec­re­tary of Syr­ian Kur­dis­tan Demo­cratic Party passed away in Da­m­as­cus in De­cem­ber 22, 2008.

De­cem­ber 23, 1922

The fa­mous Bri­tish Ra­dio of BBC started trans­mit­ting its pro­grams in De­cem­ber 23, 1922.

De­cem­ber 24, 2007

Pres­i­dent of Kur­dis­tan Re­gion, Ma­soud Barzani, Iraqi Pres­i­dent, Jalal Tal­a­bani, and Iraqi vice Pres­i­dent, Tariq Al-Hashimi signed an un­der­stand­ing mem­o­ran­dum among Pa­tri­otic Union of Kur­dis­tan, Kur­dis­tan Demo­cratic Party and Iraqi Is­lamic Party in Su­liamnaiya in De­cem­ber 24, 2007.

De­cem­ber 25, 2008

Pres­i­dent of Kur­dis­tan Re­gion, Ma­soud Barzani met with sev­eral Kur­dish artists and singers in Er­bil in De­cem­ber 25, 2008.

De­cem­ber 26, 1933

The Ja­panese multi­na­tional au­to­mo­bile man­u­fac­turer, Nis­san, was founded in De­cem­ber 26, 1933. Nis­san Mo­tor sells its cars un­der the brands of Nis­san, In­finiti, Dat­sun, and NISMO.

De­cem­ber 27, 2007

On Dec. 27, 2007, op­po­si­tion leader Be­nazir Bhutto was as­sas­si­nated dur­ing a sui­cide bomb at­tack in Pak­istan fol­low­ing a cam­paign rally.

De­cem­ber 28, 1895

In De­cem­ber 28, 1895, the world's first com­mer­cial movie screen­ing takes place at the Grand Cafe in Paris. The film was made by Louis and Au­guste Lu­miere, two French brothers who de­vel­oped a cam­era-pro­jec­tor called the Cine­matographe.

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