Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 03:06 GMT
Destruction in one of Egypt's cities during the war with Israel - Social media
CAIRO – 2 February 2021: On February 2, many important events that changed the world map took place.
1260 - Damascus falls to the Tatars under the leadership of Kitbugha, one of the leaders of Hulagu.
1878 - Greece declares war on the Ottoman Empire in solidarity with the Russian Empire.
1957 - The United Nations issues a resolution calling on Israel to withdraw from the Egyptian territories it still occupies, and a decision to expand the jurisdiction of the United Nations emergency forces so that it becomes a buffer between Israel and Egypt.
1965 - The Israeli Knesset enacts a law allowing the Israeli authority to confiscate the properties of Islamic endowments throughout Palestine.
2011 - The so-called Camels Incident takes place in Tahrir Square during the January 25 revolution.
1970 - Sandra Nashaat, filmmaker.
1977 - Shakira, Colombian singer of Lebanese descent.