The Major World Events of 2016
As we head into 2017 next week, lets reflect on the major world events of 2016. One such event occurred in November 2016 as political shocks humbled pollsters after the US elections which has created the potential for a fundamental change in the current world order.
Close to 4,000 refugees trying to cross into Europe died in the process. Many refugees attempted the journey over land which resulted in some European countries closing their borders.
See the tumultuous year of 2016 in pictures
The Tumultuous Year of 2016 in Pictures