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World This Week: 13 February-19 February 2012

You can read compilation of all the important topics and events of the week. Update your Current Affairs Weekly with our World This Week.

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A compilation of all the important topics and events of the week is given here. Update your Current Affairs Weekly with our World This Week.

13 February 2012
•    India and Saudi Arabia agreed to set up a joint working group on defence Co-Operation.

14 February 2012
•    Three small bomb blasts occurred in Bangkok. Three Iranian suspects detained.

15 February 2012
•    Iran launched three nuclear projects including a fourth generation ultra centrifuge.
•    The marines of Italian ship Enrica Lexie, Latore Massimiliano and Salvatore Girone on 15 February 2012 allegedly killed two fishermen Valentine Jalastine and Ajeesh Binki off the coast of Kollam in Kerala.

16 February 2012
•    Former Indian Tennis Player Manish Malhotra presented with Top International Olympic Committee Award.
•    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 16 February 2012 announced that Dow Chemicals will remain a sponsor of the London Olympics.

17 February 2012

•    The United Nations General Assembly approved an Arab-sponsored resolution condemning violence by the Syrian government.

18 February 2012
•    A referendum in the Baltic Republic of Latvia decisively rejected a proposal to make Russian the second official language.

19 February 2012
•    South African Jbe Kruger clinched his maiden European tour title.

 

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