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Honduras President Deposed

Where: Tegucigalpa, HondurasJuly 5, 2009 : President Manuel Zelaya of Honduras in Central America was removed from office on June 28, 2009. At dawn on that day, around 300 troops went to his home and asked him to surrender at gunpoint. Mr. Zelaya was sent into exile in Costa Rica. Later, Mr. Roberto Micheletti, the speaker of...

Going Bananas

Where: TaiwanJuly 7, 2000: The military force of the Asian country of Taiwan was put on a very important job last week. They were ordered by the government to eat as many bananas as possible.The members of government did the same thing. They stood outside their parliament and munched bananas for a long time. Journalists from newspapers, radio...