April 2016: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Makes Diplomatic Visit to Hiroshima
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major world news events of April 2016.
1. Panama Papers 2. Secretary Kerry Visits Japan 3. Cease-Fire in Yemen 4. Syrian Parliamentary Elections 5. Volodymyr Groysman Elected Ukrainian Prime Minister 6. Pope Francis Visits Refugees 7. Impeachment of Dilma Rouseff 8.Obama Sends Troops to Syria 9. Saudi Economic Development Plan 10. Airstrike on Syrian Hospital
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Makes Diplomatic Visit to Hiroshima
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, puts his arm around Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida after they and fellow G7 foreign ministers laid wreaths at the cenotaph at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan on Monday, April 11, 2016. Kerry is the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit the site.
- Photo source: Jonathan Ernst/Pool Photo via AP