On This Day

July 21, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • European Union agrees huge €750 billion ($859 billion) post-COVID-19 stimulus bill
  • Former Sudanese leader Omar Hassan al-Bashir goes on trial in Khartoum for the 1989 coup that toppled the government
  • Russian interference in British politics is 'the new normal' according to report by British Intelligence and Security Committee

Historic Event

Stage 1 of the controversial filling of Blue Nile River dam announced completed by Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed