Ahmad Shah Qajar. Locarno Treaties are signed. Computer games and internet surfing became new and popular form of entertainment during the last 25 years of the century. Beginning of apartheid in South Africa. These developments were made possible by the exploitation of fossil fuel resources, which offered energy in an easily portable form, but also caused concern about pollution and long-term impact on the environment. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is established. New viruses such as sars and West Nile continued to spread. Civilians also suffered greatly in World War II, due to the aerial bombing of cities on both sides, and the German genocide of the Jews and others, known as the Holocaust. 1938 : Anschluss unifies Germany and Austria.
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Nato bombing raids in Bosnia end the Bosnian War ; Dayton Accords signed. The Encyclopedia of is ecommerece the likely channel of future World History (2001) unesco (February 28, 2008). Epidemiology and vaccination led to the eradication of the smallpox virus in humans. Gabriel Narutowicz, President of Poland is assassinated. Roald Amundsen first reaches the South Pole.
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