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Western Sahara 2019

Western Sahara 2019

Yearbook 2019 Western Sahara. At the beginning of the year, the European Parliament approved a fisheries and agriculture agreement with Morocco, which, according to media, also included products from Western Sahara. The decision was...

Vietnam Median Age

Vietnam 2019

Yearbook 2019 Vietnam. In February, two former communications ministers, Nguyễn Bắc Son and Trương Minh Tuấn, were arrested for wasting millions of dollars in state funds in connection with public investment. Vietnam’s government has...

Venezuela Median Age

Venezuela 2019

Yearbook 2019 Venezuela. On January 23, the President of the National Assembly, Juan Guaidó, proclaimed interim president of Venezuela. He was immediately recognized by the United States and several countries in the region. But...

Vatican City 2019

Vatican City 2019

Yearbook 2019 Vatican City. After seven years as the leader of the Catholic Church and at the age of 82, Pope Francis continued his unremitting journey in the world during the year. Often the...

Vanuatu Median Age

Vanuatu 2019

Yearbook 2019 Vanuatu. In January, 685 people were forced to leave their homes on the island of Ambrym after the eruption of the volcano on the island. The huge forces caused cracks in the...

Uzbekistan Median Age

Uzbekistan 2019

Yearbook 2019 Uzbekistan. In January, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev decided that the state university should teach political science again. The subject was banned under former President Islam Karimov, who saw it as a pseudoscience foreign...

Uruguay Median Age

Uruguay 2019

Welfare state and collective state leadership During the period 1830-1903 the country had 25 governments – nine were overthrown by coup and two presidents were assassinated. On several occasions, the two parties reached agreement...

United States Median Age

United States 2019

Yearbook 2019 USA. The lawsuit against President Donald Trump during the year became the political key word, and the tool, in the fight to oust the president, especially during the final months of the...

United Kingdom Median Age

United Kingdom 2019

Yearbook 2019 UK. Also during this year, the news flow was dominated by the Brexit debate – the difference from previous years was that this year it seemed to have reached the end of...

United Arab Emirates Median Age

United Arab Emirates 2019

Until 1914, the Saudi state was rebuilt and became a factor of power in central Arabia, posing a threat to the Ottomans as well. Russia, France and Germany, in turn, tried to reinforce their...