The world saw its ups and downs in 2019, but no one can deny the fact that this has been a year of weakness from growing awareness over climate change to the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong take a look at the top 5 significant global events of the year 2019.
That’s gone by the month of August was a real awakening for while on the issue of climate emergency as the rain forests of Amazon were engulfed in the worst fire ever. Man-made and disastrous 2019 saw the three-time rise in the individual fires thirteen nine thousand nine hundred and one. While some were caused by naturally occurring vents most had been started by farmers and loggers.
Clearing land for crops or grazing leading to massive protests by inhabitants of the forests and environmentalists. Brazilian presidential balls Naru also came under fire for not containing. The huge problems that could amount to an environmental disaster. But a defined ball scenario defended himself by reigniting the debate on how does one protect an ecosystem that has value to the world but falls within the borders of a country.
4-Masood Azhar (Global Terrorist)
In a huge diplomatic win for India Pakistan bass, Jaish-e-Mohammed leader Masood Azhar was designated as a global terrorist by the United Nations under 1267 UN sanctions committee on May 1st, 2019. Big-small all joined together Masood Azhar designated as a terrorist in the United Nations sanctions list.
Grateful to all for their support India’s permanent representative to the United Nations. Syed Akbaruddin had tweeted sustained efforts for the past decade. Yielded no result with four attempts blocked by China at the UNSC all the temps were vetoed by China citing lack of evidence.
But in 2019 after placing a hold on the move by the US, UK, and France Beijing finally came around sanctioning of Masood Azhar strengthened India’s case and proved that Pakistan harbors terrorists.
3-Donald Trump’s Impeached
President Trump’s impeachment by the US House of Representatives if historic is a term used often by the US president. He certainly has done many a thing in his tenure to create such moments the biggest one in 2019 was getting impeached. Donald Trump is only the third u.s. president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives. He will join Andrew Johnson in 1868 and Bill Clinton in 1998 as the only are the presidents to be sanctioned.
In this way since American independence while the Democrats have the strength in the House of Representatives. They lack the numbers as a Senate which is the next step of action the sinner trial is likely to be carried out in February. Where the decisions of removing the president from office could take place in the past two weeks show trial.
2-Sri Lanka Easter Attack
The quiet peaceful celebratory Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka was jolted by the worst attack by the Islamic State since the history of its inception. Over three hundred people were killed and around five hundred people were injured, including at least 45 foreign nationals the morning of April 21 in 2019 was a root shock to the world of the real threat of terrorism and the growing influence of the eius in this part of the world the coordinated bombings marked.
Some of the worst violence the country had seen since the end of its civil war a decade ago the more disciplined of this young educated lot was a revelation in itself. Where the world woke up to the seriousness of indoctrination having a far-reaching impact on global security.
1-Hong Kong Protests
Finally, at number one it is the ongoing Hong Kong protests in June of 2019. The small port city of Hong Kong challenged the authority of China over its territory what started with an extradition bill. China tried to introduce had become the fulcrum for the demand for complete democracy. The agreement between China and Britain during the handover of Hong Kong to Beijing was clear that the autonomous status of the city would remain intact for the next 50 years.
This means till 2047 but this new bill would have undermined that autonomous status and allowed the centers to be extradited to China. While the bill is dead the protests in the streets of Hong Kong continue now the demand has moved towards universal suffrage towards elections towards full democracy.
top 5 significant global events of the year 2019
- Hong Kong Protests
- Sri Lanka Easter Attack
- Donald Trump’s Impeached
- Masood Azhar (Global Terrorist)
- Amazon Fire