First Quarter 2012

This includes events of January 2012, February 2012, and March 2012.

  • January 2012
  • February 2012
  • March 2012
   

January 2012

January 23 – Iran–European Union relations: The European Union adopts an embargo against Iran in protest of that nation's continued effort to enrich uranium.[1]

February 2012

February 1 – At least 79 people are killed and more than 1,000 are injured after a football match in Port Said, Egypt.[2][3] February 6 – The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of her accession to the thrones of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, and the 60th anniversary of her becoming Head of the Commonwealth.[4][5] February 19 – Iran suspends oil exports to Britain and France, following sanctions put in place by the European Union and the United States in January.[6] February 21 – Greek government-debt crisis: Eurozone finance ministers reach an agreement on a second, €130-billion Greek bailout.[7] February 27 – Arab Spring: As a result of continuing protests, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is succeeded by his Vice President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Al-Hadi.[8]

March 2012

March 4 – A series of explosions are reported at a munitions dump in Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo, with at least 250 people dead.[9][10] March 13 – After 244 years since its first publication, the Encyclopædia Britannica discontinues its print edition.[11] March 22 – The President of Mali, Amadou Toumani Touré, is ousted in a coup d'état after mutinous soldiers attack government offices.[12]

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Created 20 Mar 2013 Last updated 4 Jan 2018