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COVID-19 pandemic in Chile

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached Chile on March 2020. As of March 2020 there is a COVID-19 outbreak in Chile. The country passed a thousand confirmed cases on 25 March 2020.

COVID-19 pandemic in El Salvador

As of 13 May 2020, El Salvador reported 1.112 cases, 20 deaths and 405 recoveries. On 31 March 2020, the first COVID-19 death in El Salvador was confirmed.

COVID-19 pandemic in Fiji

The COVID-19 pandemic in Fiji is part of the ongoing worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The first case of the disease in Fiji was reported on 19 March 2020. As of 6 July 2020, ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Georgia (country)

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have spread to Georgia when its first case was confirmed in Tbilisi on 26 February 2020. All flights from China and Wuhan to Tbilisi International Airport were cancelled until 27 January. The Health Ministry ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Guyana

The COVID-19 pandemic in Guyana is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The virus was confirmed to have reached Guyana on 11 March 2020. The first case was a woman w ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Haiti

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached Haiti in March 2020. As of 12 May 2020, there are 209 total confirmed cases, 176 active cases, 1.311 suspected cases, with 16 deaths and 17 recoveries.

COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia

The COVID-19 pandemic was first confirmed to have spread to Indonesia on 2 March 2020, after a dance instructor and her mother tested positive for SARS-CoV-2.

COVID-19 pandemic in Libya

On 24 March, Libya confirmed its first COVID-19 case, a 73-year-old man who had returned to the country in early March from a trip to Saudi Arabia. On 2 April, Libya confirmed its first COVID-19 death. It was an 85-year-old Algerian woman.

COVID-19 pandemic in Madagascar

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have spread to Madagascar in March 2020. On 20 March, the first three cases were confirmed in Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar. All three cases were women. By 22 April, Madagascar had reported 121 cas ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Malawi

The COVID-19 pandemic in Malawi is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The virus was confirmed to have reached Malawi on 2 April 2020. It has spread to all the dist ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Niger

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached Niger in March 2020. Amnesty International reported that journalists have been arrested over reporting about the pandemic. On 19 March, the first case in the country was confirmed in Niamey, bei ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Norway

The COVID-19 pandemic began in Norway on 26 February 2020, with cases increasing during the month of March. Physical distancing actions were introduced on 12 March.

COVID-19 pandemic in Oceania

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached Oceania on 25 January 2020 with the first confirmed case reported in Melbourne, Australia. It has since spread elsewhere in the region, although many small Pacific island nations have thus far a ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Panama

As of 8 April 2020, Panama reported 2528 cases, 63 deaths and 16 recoveries. One of the dead was a 64-year-old male, who also suffered from diabetes and pneumonia. Of those infected, 83 were sent to a hospital. The infected individuals belong to ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Portugal

The first recorded cases of COVID-19 in Portugal were reported on 2 March. A week later, the Portuguese government declared the highest level of alert because of COVID-19 and said it would be maintained until 9 April.

COVID-19 pandemic in Qatar

The first case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic in Qatar was confirmed on 27 February 2020. As of May 14, Qatar has the 2nd highest number of confirmed cases in the Arab World at 26.539 and the highest number of confirmed cases. The total recove ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

The COVID-19 pandemic in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is part of the ongoing global viral pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019, which was confirmed to have reached Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in March 2020. The first confirmed case was d ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Slovakia

The COVID-19 pandemic in Slovakia is of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The virus was confirmed to have spread to Slovakia on 6 March 2020 when Prime Minister Peter Pel ...

COVID-19 pandemic in South Sudan

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached South Sudan on April 5, 2020. As of May 13, there are 203 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Sudan. On 5 April, the first case of COVID-19 in the country was confirmed in a 29-year-old patient ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Syria

The first case of COVID-19 in Syria possibly came from Pakistan where 8 individuals with a travel history including Syria were confirmed to have the virus.

COVID-19 pandemic in São Tome and Principe

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached São Tome and Principe on 6 April 2020. The first death was recorded on 30 April. On 6 April, the first four cases in the country were confirmed. There are no cases in Autonomous Region of Princi ...

COVID-19 pandemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 10 March 2020. The first few confirmed cases were all outside arrivals.

COVID-19 pandemic in the Gambia

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached The Gambia in March 2020. The first case of COVID-19 in The Gambia was reported on 17 March and received treatment at MRC Unit The Gambias specialist clinic in Fajara. The patient was a woman in ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Togo

The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have reached Togo in March 2020. On 6 March, Togolese authorities announced the first COVID-19 case, a 42-year-old Togolese woman who travelled between Germany, France, Turkey, and Benin before returning to ...

COVID-19 pandemic in Tunisia

Tunisia confirmed its first case on 2 March 2020, with the victim being a 40-year-old Tunisian man from Gafsa returning from Italy. On 3 July 2020, a total of 1.181 cases of contamination were confirmed, as were 50 deaths and 1.045 people recovered.

COVID-19 pandemic in Yemen

The first confirmed case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic in Yemen was announced on 10 April 2020 in Hadhramaut. Organizations called the news a "devastating blow" and a "nightmare scenario" because of the countrys lack of healthcare and human r ...

Cuban Revolution

The Cuban Revolution was an armed revolt in the mid 20th century. It was led by Fidel Castro against the government of Fulgencio Batista. The revolt took place between 1953 and 1959. Batista was finally removed from office on January 1, 1959. He ...

Cult of domesticity

The cult of domesticity, also known as the cult of true womanhood, is an ideology about the roles proper for white women in the 1800s. This way of thinking promoted the ideal that wealthy white women should stay at home and should not do any work ...

Cyclops

A Cyclops, is a member of a primordial race of giants in Greek mythology, each with a single eye in the center of his forehead. The most famous of these beings is the cyclops Polyphemus, featured in Homers Odyssey.

D-Day (military term)

D-Day is a term used in military planning to mean the actual day a major operation or event is to begin. The days leading up to a D-Day are called D-1, D-2, D-3, etc. This allows scheduling a sequence of events before the start date is chosen. Th ...

Dachau concentration camp

Dachau concentration camp Dachau, IPA was the first World War II Nazi concentration camp. It was built in 1933 by Heinrich Himmler. The original purpose was to hold political prisoners. Dachau camp was located on the grounds of an old munitions f ...

Danae

Danae is a person in Greek mythology. She was the daughter of King Akrisios of Argos. She is the mother of Perseus by Zeus. Akrisios was told by an oracle that he would be killed by his grandchild. Because of that he put his daughter Danae in a t ...

Danegeld

The Danegeld was a tax that the English kingdoms paid to the Vikings between the 9th and 11th centuries. The Vikings called it" geld” or" gafol” in the 11th century, but the term Danegeld did not appear until the early 12th century. Besides the t ...

De-Stalinization

De-Stalinization is the way that the Soviet Union tried to undo Joseph Stalins politics and the heroic image he created of himself using propaganda. After Stalin died, a group led the Soviet Union for a while. Georgi Malenkov was the Premier of t ...

Death and funeral of Lech Kaczynski and Maria Kaczynska

Lech Kaczynski, the fourth President of the Republic of Poland, died on 10 April 2010. He died in a plane crash outside of Smolensk, Russia. The plane was a Tu-154 belonging to the Polish Air Force. The crash killed all 96 on board. His wife, Mar ...

Death and funeral of Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990. She died of a stroke in London on 8 April 2013. She was aged 87. A ceremonial funeral was held on 17 April. It included a formal procession and then a service at St ...

Death and funeral of Nestor Kirchner

Nestor Kirchner was the former President of Argentina and the first Secretary General of the Union of South American Nations. He died of heart failure on the morning of 27 October 2010. He was aged 60. His wife, President Cristina Fernandez de Ki ...

Death and funeral of Hugo Chavez

Hugo Chavez, the President of Venezuela, died on 5 March 2013. He was aged 58. Because of his death, the Venezuelan constitution required an election for a new president to be held within 30 days. Vice President Nicolas Maduro became temporary pr ...

Death and state funeral of Leonid Brezhnev

On 10 November 1982, Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev, the third General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and the fifth leader of the Soviet Union, died aged 75 after suffering a heart attack. His death was officially announced on 11 No ...

Death and state funeral of Pierre Trudeau

The death and state funeral of Pierre Trudeau took place in September 2000. Pierre Trudeau was the 15th Prime Minister of Canada, serving from 1968 to 1984, with a brief interruption in 1979–1980. Trudeau died on September 28, 2000. His coffin la ...

Death and state funeral of Richard Nixon

On April 22, 1994, Richard Milhous Nixon, the 37th President of the United States, died after having a stroke four days earlier, at the age of 81. His state funeral followed five days later at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in ...

Death of Mollie Tibbetts

On July 18, 2018, Mollie Cecilia Tibbetts, an American college student, disappeared while jogging in Brooklyn, Iowa. A body matching her description was found in a cornfield on August 21 in Poweshiek County, Iowa, which was later identified as he ...

Decolonization

Decolonization is when a colony of any country becomes independent. Thus, decolonization is the opposite of colonization. Sometimes, a colony may not get full freedom, but may become part of another country or even the part of the country which c ...

Demaratus

Demaratus was a co-king of Sparta from 515 until 491 BC. He succeeded his father Ariston as king. In 491 Demaratus and his co-king Cleomenes I became bitter rivals. Cleomenes plotted to have his kinsman Leotychides replace Demaratus as king. Cleo ...

Der Sturmer

Der Sturmer was a weekly newspaper published from 1923 to 1945. It contained propaganda for the policies of the Nazi Party in Germany. It was styled like a tabloid. It printed obscene antisemitic material with the intent to make people hate Jews. ...

Dick Cheney hunting incident

The Dick Cheney hunting incident happened on February 11, 2006, when then U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney shot Harry Whittington, a 78-year-old Texas attorney, while participating in a quail hunt on a ranch in Kenedy County, Texas. Both Cheney an ...

Dilmun

Dilmun is a land mentioned by Mesopotamian civilizations. It was a trade partner, a source of the metal copper, and an entrepot of the Mesopotamia-to-Indus Valley Civilization trade route. Although the exact location of Dilmun is not known, it wa ...

Dominion of Newfoundland

The Dominion of Newfoundland was a British Dominion from 1907 to 1949. It was in northeastern North America along the Atlantic coast. It was made up of the island of Newfoundland and Labrador on the mainland. The territory was a British colony un ...

Down to the Countryside Movement

The Down to the Countryside Movement was a government plan in China in the late 1960s and early 1970s. During the Cultural Revolution, anti-bourgeois thinking was very common. Mao Zedong said that richer youth from the cities would be sent to mou ...

Duat

is the Egyptian idea of the underworld. To the Egyptians, the underworld was divided into sections filled with dangers that the Egyptian Soul had to pass through. This is the same realm that Ra was believed to pass into each night and battle Apop ...

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