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04 Jul 2014
United Kingdom: It the 9th anniversary of the London bombings (7 July 2005). In total 52 people lost their lives and 700 people were injured in a series of attacks by suicide bombers.
Thailand: There is a national holiday in Thailand to celebrate Asalha Bucha Day. This is one of Theravada Buddhism's most important festivals, commemorating the day on which the Lord Buddha preached his first sermon more than 2,500 years ago.