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  2. 2010s - Wikipedia

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    Around the year 2017 is a period seen by some economists as being the new peak of a "goldilocks economy". The International Monetary Fund's April 2019 World Economic Outlook stated, "After peaking at close to 4 percent in 2017, global [economic] growth remained strong, at 3.8 percent in the first half of 2018, but dropped to 3.2 percent in the ...

  3. United Nations - Wikipedia

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    The first specific step towards the establishment of the United Nations was the Inter-Allied conference that led to the Declaration of St James's Palace on 12 June 1941. By August 1941, American president Franklin Roosevelt and British prime minister Winston Churchill had drafted the Atlantic Charter to define goals for the post-war world.

  4. United States involvement in regime change - Wikipedia

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    The United States signed the U.S.-German peace Treaty in 1921, solidifying the agreements made previously to the rest of the Entente with the U.S. 1917–1920: Austria-Hungary [ edit ] On December 7, 1917, the United States declared war on Austria-Hungary , a monarchy , as part of World War I. [39] Austria-Hungary surrendered on November 3 ...

  5. Philippine drug war - Wikipedia

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    The victims included 54 children in the first year. [57] [56] Opposition senators claimed in 2018 that over 20,000 have been killed. [58] [59] In February 2018, the International Criminal Court in The Hague announced a "preliminary examination" into killings linked to the Philippine drug war since at least July 1, 2016.

  6. 21st century - Wikipedia

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    Isner won 6–4, 3–6, 6–7(7), 7–6(3), 70–68. In 2019, Rafael Nadal became the first male player to win a single Grand Slam tournament (French Open) 12 times. Tennis (Women) Serena Williams won 23 Grand Slam titles (7 Australian Opens, 3 French Opens, 7 Wimbledons, and 6 US Opens) in the 21st century, to add to her 1999 US Open title.

  7. Anti-Americanism - Wikipedia

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    Etymology. In the online Oxford Dictionaries the term "anti-Americanism" is defined as "Hostility to the interests of the United States".. In the first edition of Webster's American Dictionary of the English Language (1828) the term "anti-American" was defined as "opposed to America, or to the true interests or government of the United States; opposed to the revolution in America".

  8. Foreign relations of Libya under Muammar Gaddafi - Wikipedia

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    The foreign relations of Libya under Muammar Gaddafi (1969–2011) underwent much fluctuation and change. They were marked by severe tension with the West (especially the United States, although relations were normalised in the early 21st century prior to the First Libyan Civil War in 2011) and by other national policies in the Middle East and Africa, including the Libyan government's ...