December 7, 2014 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Human Rights Watch Asia Division call for investigation into Indonesian security forces shooting of peaceful protesters
  • Mayor of Paris calls for diesel cars to be banned from the French Capital by 2020, in order to reduce pollution
  • The Archbishop of Canterbury claims that he is more shocked by the plight of Britain's hunger-stricken poor than suffering in African refugee camps
  • The Syrian military accuse Israel of carrying out two air strikes on Syria
  • Typhoon Hagupit hits central Philippines; millions flee homes for shelter