On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2017

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt sever ties with Qatar, citing its support of terrorist groups, Yemen, the Maldives and Libya follow suit
  • Bus crashes with a truck in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India, 22 die in resulting fire
  • Montenegro becomes the 29th member of NATO
  • Puerto Rico declares its Zika virus epidemic over