April 2004 Explained

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Deaths in April

18 Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara
19 Norris McWhirter
22 Pat Tillman
24 Estée Lauder
Other recent deaths

Ongoing events

EU Enlargement
Exploration of Mars

Rovers
Haiti Rebellion
Reconstruction of Iraq
 - Occupation & Resistance
Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Canada Liberal Party scandal
War on Terrorism
USA 9-11 Commission
Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse
2004 in Afghanistan#April

Election results in April

02 Sri Lanka (legisl.)
05 Indonesia (legisl.)
08 Algeria (president)
14 South Africa (general)
15 South Korea (legisl.)
17 Slovakia (president)
20 India (general)
24 Cyprus (referendum)
25 Austria (president)
28 Macedonia (president)

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April 29, 2004

Photographs showing Iraqi prisoners in the Abu Ghraib prison outside Baghdad being tortured, abused, humiliated by U.S. soldiers spark outrage around the world. Six soldiers face courts martial and their commanding officer is suspended. (BBC)

April 28, 2004

The Judicial Yuan schedules a vote recount for 10 May.

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The second phase of elections in the world's largest democracy takes place. Many key states such as Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Bihar vote; exit polls favour the opposition (BBC)

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"Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 308,000 in March, and the unemployment rate was about unchanged at 5.7 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. Payroll job growth was fairly widespread, as construction employment rose sharply and several major service-providing industries also added jobs." (BLS)

April 1, 2004