Selon cet article, l'Inde s'est vu offrir un siège permanent au Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU en 1955, mais Jawaharlal Nehru l'a refusé et le siège est allé à la Chine. À la lumière du lobbying actuel que Indi…
U.S. Defense Department officials announce that the Army and Marines will be sending about 24,000 men back to Vietnam for involuntary second tours because of the length of the war, high turnover of personnel resulting from the one year of duty, and the tight supply of experienced soldiers. This decision had an extremely negative impact on troop morale and the combat readiness of U.
Battle of Kandahar, 1507The battle of Kandahar (1507) was a victory won by Babur against forces that he had being expecting to serve as his allies against the Uzbek conqueror Muhammad Shaibani Khan. Until earlier in 1507 members of Babur& 39;s Timurid dynasty had ruled Khorasan from their capital of Herat, but the joint rulers of the city had been defeated and expelled from the city in a rapid campaign that left Babur as the only remaining Timurid prince.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves the world’s first commercially produced birth-control pill–Enovid-10, made by the G.D. Searle Company of Chicago, Illinois.Development of “the pill,” as it became popularly known, was initially commissioned by birth-control pioneer Margaret Sanger and funded by heiress Katherine McCormick.