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Current events of
July 15, 2015
Armed conflicts and attacks
At least 33 people are killed in
attacks in recent days in northeastern
Yemeni Crisis (2011–present)
Loyalists of exiled
Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi
Aden International Airport
after four months of being under
Disasters and accidents
A preliminary report from the
Dutch Safety Board
of the investigation of the
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
(MH17) disaster points to pro-Russian rebels as being responsible for the shooting down of the passenger flight on 17 July 2014.
Business and economy
Greek government-debt crisis
Greek government-debt crisis timeline
votes to approve the Greek bailout package despite many senior lawmakers from the ruling
Party refusing to vote for the deal.
New York Times
Puerto Rico government debt crisis
Standard & Poor's
cut the credit rating of
Government Development Bank
to 'CC', saying a near-term default is a virtual certainty.
Pabst Brewing Company
announces plans to brew again at their historic brewery located in
announces Saudi Arabia's cancellation of a $201-million contract for six high-speed trains.
(Reuters via Arabian Business)
, will resume flights to
after suspending flights during the
recent MERS outbreak
Law and crime
, known as the "
book-keeper", is sentenced to four years imprisonment for being an
accessory to the murder
Politics and elections
President of Russia
signs a law that sets the date for an
early parliamentary election
on 18 September 2016.
Science and Technology
attempt of Earth by the solar-powered
plane, currently in
, has been suspended for the rest of 2015 in order to perform necessary repairs.
publishes the first close up photos of
spacecraft. They show geologically young
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