Civilians of Paris watching the German troops, who are on the streets of the city, 14 June 1940
Consider now the nine events IV – XXI centuries.
In the year 325 in the city of Nicea (modern Turkey) opened the first Ecumenical Council in the history of Christianity. It was adopted the creed, condemned Arianism and other heresies, finally proclaimed secession from Judaism, the day was recognized Sunday instead of Saturday, determined at the time of the celebration Christian Church Easter and produced twenty canons.
In 1775 was created by the US army. It happened before the War for independence from the British colonialists and their loyal forces in the United States.
In 1940 German troops entered Paris. The city was surrendered without a fight, not to cause it damage that could damage the architecture and historical look. The French government fled to Bordeaux.
In 1940, the Soviet Union has put forward an ultimatum to Lithuania demanding the resignation of the government, the arrest of several Ministers and the strengthening of the Soviet military presence in the country.
In 1941, the Soviet Union annexed Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia began the mass deportation of so-called “unreliable elements” to Siberia. Repressed entire families of Latvians, Lithuanians and Estonians.
In 1982 over the Falklands war between Argentina and great Britain. The latter regained control over the Islands and won the war.
In 1985, in the Luxembourg village of Schengen, signed the agreement between Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, France and Germany, received the same name. It involves the simplification of passport and visa control at the borders of signatory States.
In 1995, the detachment of Chechen field commander Shamil Basayev seized more than 1,600 hostages at the hospital of the Russian city of Budennovsk. The Chechens have put forward demands to the authorities of the Russian Federation: to stop the fighting in Chechnya and to enter into negotiations with its authorities. The Russian authorities agreed to end the war in Chechnya, withdrawal of Russian troops and the possibility of a return home squad Basayev.
And in 2014, the militants of the so-called “LNR” and the Russian mercenaries PMC “Wagner” (under the leadership of major General of the armed forces of the Russian Federation Evgeny Nikiforov) was shot down over the Luhansk airport a Ukrainian transport aircraft Il-76. He was to deliver forty soldiers of the 25th separate airborne brigade to the aid of the defenders of the airport, which was besieged by Pro-Russian terrorists. The shelling of the aircraft all Ukrainian soldiers and 9 crew members died.
The time of the fall downed Ukrainian plane