Unformatted text preview: • The United Kingdom hands sovereignty of Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China. • Pakistan and India celebrates 50 years of independence from British rule • Beni-Ali massacre in Algeria; 60-100 people killed • Princess Diana dies • Stock markets around the world crash because of a global economic crisis scare. • A number of different massacres occur in Algeria...
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- Fall '07
- Caryl Phillips, Kingdom hands sovereignty, Israeli-controlled west bank, economic crisis scare