Events on September 26

2014 Iguala mass kidnapping

On Sep 26, 2014, forty three male students from the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers’ college were forcibly taken then disappeared in Iguala, Guerrero, Mexico. They were allegedly taken into custody by native police members from Cocula and Iguala, colluded with the organized crime. consistent with official reports, the students’ annual commandeering of many buses to travel Mexico City to commemorate the day of remembrance of the 1968 Tlatelolco Massacre turned deadly. during the journey, local police tried to intercept many of the buses, commandeered by the scholars, through the use of road blocks and the firing of weapons.

Typhoon Ketsana

Typhoon Ketsana, familiar in the Philippines as Tropical Storm Ondoy, was the second most devastating tropical cyclone in the Sep 26, 2009 Pacific typhoon season with a harm of $1.09 billion and 747 fatalities, only behind Morakot earlier within the season, that caused 789 deaths and damages value $6.2 billion. The storm was the sixteenth tropical storm, eighth storm and also the second major storm within the season. it absolutely was the foremost devastating storm to hit Manila, surpassing typhoon chump (Yoling) in 1970.

MS Express Samina

MS Express Samina, Εξπρές Σαμίνα, was a French-built roll-on/roll-off (RORO) passenger ferry that collided with a reef off the coast of Paros island in the central Aegean Sea on 26 September 2000. The accident resulted in 81 deaths and the loss of the ship. The cause of the accident was crew negligence, for which several members were found criminally liable.

Anti-globalization protests in Prague

Anti-capitalist Protests in Prague happened throughout the International monetary fund (IMF) and world bank summit in Sept 2000 in Prague, capital of the czech republic.
This protest followed similar protests in Seattle and Washington. Thousands of activists who travelled from everywhere the world protested and a few clashed with police within the streets of national capital for many days. About 12,000 demonstrators were involved within the protests and over 900 people were detained. sixty four policemen and twenty demonstrators were livid within the events.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *