Damascus, SANA –
1914- England declares war against Germany during the World War one.
1950- The Korean War erupts.
1988- American scientists discover 17 new types of HIV virus.
2007- Phoenix spacecraft launched by NASA space station.
1805- Late Palestinian President Yasser Arafat born.
1060- French King Henry I passes away.
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