On This Day

March 28, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 143 rebels and 20 government troop are killed in conflict in Pibor County, Sudan
  • 15 students are killed and 7 are injured after a mortar strikes Damascus University
  • Banks in Cyprus re-open after having been closed for two weeks; the government agrees a 10 billion euro bailout deal with the EU and IMF

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Francis becomes the first Pope to wash the feet of women in the Maundy Thursday service