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2020 May


I believe that you have read my past posts about the events happened in each month. If you haven’t you can read them by simply visiting my site.

Let’s look at the list of events happened in the May 2020.

COVID 19

  1. By the 1st of May the recovered covid 19 patient number reached 1 million.
  2. By the 5th of May the UK death toll became the highest in Europe. Brazil became the country with the second most deaths. US death toll passed 100,000 at the end of the month.
  3. By the 10th of May the confirmed cases of covid 19 passed 4 million worldwide, it hit 5 million on 21st and 6 million by the end of the month.
  4. By the 14th of May the death toll exceeded 300,000.
  5. even though many sports events were postponed the Bundesliga was held and it was the first major sports league resumed its season since the pandemic.

A parasitic microbe was found by a group of British and Kenyan scientists which could be helpful to control Malaria.

First black hole which is located in a star system visible to the naked eye was discovered.

A Fossil of the world’s oldest known land animal was found in the island of Kerrera.

SpaceX Dragon 2 was launched. It was the first manned aircraft to takeoff from US after the retirement of the Space shuttle in 2011.

11 people died from a gas leak in India.

Chinese and Indian soldiers were injured in the cross border clash in Nathu La crossing.

24 people were killed by a gunman in a maternity hospital in Dashte Barchi, Afghanistan and 32 people were killed by a suicide bomber in Kuz Kunar, Afghanistan..

a Rwandan businessman was arrested in France after 26 years as a fugitive who was responsible for supporting the Rwandan Genocide.

Cyclone Amphan hits India and Bangladesh.

Photo by Suparerg Suksai from Pexels

97 people were killed in a airplane crash near Karachi, Pakistan.

Prisoners were pardoned in Egypt and in Zambia.

Protests against killing George Floyd broke out in all over the US.

Costa Rica legalized the same sex marriages.

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