April 2014

Introductory material

   

2014 Week 14

This includes events from Tuesday, April 1, 2014 through Saturday April 5, 2014

2014 Week 15

This includes events from Sunday, April 6, 2014 through Saturday April 12, 2014

2014 Week 16

This includes events from Sunday, April 13, 2014 through Saturday April 19, 2014

2014 Week 17

This includes events from Sunday, April 20, 2014 through Saturday April 26, 2014.

2014 Week 18

This includes events from Sunday, April 27, 2014 through Wednesday, April 30, 2014

April 10 – In response to the 2014 Crimean crisis, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) passes a resolution to temporarily strip Russia of its voting rights; its rights to be represented in the Bureau of the Assembly, the PACE Presidential Committee, and the PACE Standing Committee; and its right to participate in election-observation missions.

April 14 – An estimated 276 girls and women are abducted and held hostage from a school in Nigeria.

April 16 – Korean ferry MV Sewol capsizes and sinks after an unmanageable cargo shift, killing more than 290 people, mostly high school students.

April 27 – The Catholic Church canonizes Popes John XXIII and John Paul II on Divine Mercy Sunday.

April 28 – United States President Barack Obama's new economic sanctions against Russia go into effect, targeting companies and individuals close to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Other modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, and 19th century can be connected.

Other periods of the 20th century including the early 20th century, early mid 20th century, mid 20th century, late mid 20th century, and late 20th century can be connected.

Other periods of the early 21st century including the early 2000s, and late 2000s can be connected.

Other periods of the early 2010s including 2011, 2012, and 2013 can be connected. Other periods of 2014 including the first quarter 2014 can be connected. Other periods of the second quarter 2014 including May 2014 and June 2014 can be connected. The future can be connected.

Sociology including peoples of the world, communities, and social structure and change can be connected.

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Created 21 Apr 2014 Last updated 7 Feb 2015