In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 26.
Boakai's concession avoids the kind of protracted legal challenge that followed the first round of the election and delayed the run-off by over a month.
Weah's camp said on Wednesday he was set to win Liberia's presidential election run-off against Vice President Joseph Boakai in the country's first democratic transfer of power in more than seven decades.
Liberia will hold a delayed presidential run-off vote on Dec. 26, the electoral commission chief said on Tuesday.
The U.S. embassy in Liberia defended the credibility of last month's presidential election , amid allegations of irregularities delaying a run-off poll.