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2016 (MMXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday in the Gregorian calendar.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 1980s  1990s  2000s  – 2010s –  2020s  2030s  2040s
Years: 2013 2014 201520162017 2018 2019

The year was designated as the International Year of Pulses by the sixty-eighth session of the United Nations General Assembly.

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  • December 31 – The last United States troops withdrew from Afghanistan, bringing the War in Afghanistan to an end.

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Preceded by
2015
Years
2016
Succeeded by
2017

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Agence France-Presse on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2016-01-03.
  2. "'El Chapo': Sean Penn interviewed Guzman before recapture". BBC News. 10 Jan 2016. Retrieved 10 Jan 2016.
  3. "Iran nuclear deal: 'New chapter' for Tehran as sanctions end". BBC. 17 Jan 2016. Retrieved 17 January 2016.
  4. "'Zika virus spreading explosively'". CNN. 28 Jan 2016. Retrieved 28 Jan 2016.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to 2016 at Wikimedia Commons