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** Liberation of Paris: The Allies enter Paris, successfully completing Operation Overlord.
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** Full diplomatic relations are established between Bangladesh and Pakistan 5 years after the Bangladesh Liberation War.
** The first official large unit action of the Vietnam War took place when two companies of the ARVN 23d Division were ambushed by a well-organized Vietcong force of several hundred identified as the " 2d Liberation Battalion ".
** Eritrean War of Independence – Battle of Afabet: The Nadew Command, an Ethiopian army corps in Eritrea, is attacked on 3 sides by military units of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front ( EPLF ).
** Thousands riot in Algiers, Algeria against the National Liberation Front government ; by October 10 the army has killed and tortured about 500 people in crushing the riots.
** In Ceylon, a group calling themselves the People ’ s Liberation Front begins a rebellion against the Bandaranaike government.
** The Sandinista National Liberation Front concludes a successful revolutionary campaign against the U. S. backed Somoza dictatorship and assumes power in Nicaragua.
** Assata Shakur ( née Joanne Chesimard ), a former member of Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, escapes from a New York prison to Cuba, where she remains under political asylum.
** Christian General Michel Aoun declares a ' War of Liberation ' to rid Lebanon of Syrian forces and their allies.
** ( Arab Liberation Movement ) 1953-1954, ( Arab Socialist Ba ' ath Party of Syria led the National Progressive Front ) 1963-2012
** People ’ s Liberation Army ( PLA ) in Lebanon ( Arabic: Jayish al-Tahrir al-Sha ’ aby ) or Armée de Libération Populaire ( ALP ) in French was / is the militia of the Druze Progressive Socialist Party.
** and Paris
** edited by Pierre Chiron, Collection Budé, with French translation, Paris, 2002, ISBN 2-251-00498-X
** External Debt Crisis, 1982 – 1990, the external debt crisis and Paris Club re-scheduling and debt reduction.
** Place du Panthéon in Paris, home of the Paris Law Faculty and now used in the names of two of the thirteen successor universities to the University of Paris-Pantheon-Sorbonne and Pantheon-Assas
** Mrs. Madeline Dassault, 63, wife of a French plane manufacturer and politician, is kidnapped while leaving her car in front of her Paris home ; she is found unharmed the next day in a farmhouse from Paris.
** MGM's Technicolor musical film, An American in Paris, starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, premieres in New York.
** In Paris, French Foreign Minister Georges Bonnet, in response to rumours ( which are true ) that he is seeking to end the French alliance system in Eastern Europe, gives a speech highlighting his government's commitment to the cordon sanitaire.
** At a meeting in Paris, French Foreign Minister Georges Bonnet meets with Soviet Ambassador Jakob Suritz, and suggests that a " peace front " comprising France, the Soviet Union, Great Britain, Poland and Romania would deter Germany from war.
** A showing of 71 Vincent van Gogh paintings in Paris, 11 years after his death, creates a sensation.
** German surrender of Paris: General Dietrich von Choltitz surrenders Paris to the Allies in defiance of Hitler ’ s orders to destroy it.