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  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday May 7, 1954

    Vietnam War

    The Geneva Conference

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday May 7, 1954

    On 7 May 1954, the French garrison at Dien Bien Phu surrendered. The defeat marked the end of French military involvement in Indochina. At the Geneva Conference, the French negotiated a ceasefire agreement with the Viet Minh, and independence was granted to Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam.




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday May 7, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Quarter a Million Deaths

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday May 7, 2020

    On the 7th of May in 2020, the WHO declared in its 108th situational report that the number of cases was 3,672,238 and that the number of deaths has passed a quarter million with 254,045 deaths.




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