June 2016: Anaconda 2016: NATO War Game
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major world news events of June 2016.
1. Novak Djokovic Completes Career Grand Slam 2. Peru Elects President 3. Extremists in Kazakhstan 4. Anaconda: NATO War Game 2016 5. Maria Sharapova Receives Two-Year Suspension 6. June Terror Attack in France 7. Victory in Falluja 8. Rome Elects First Female Mayor 9. Olympic Athletes Bow Out Due to Zika 10. Columbia Cease-Fire 11. Brexit 12. Turkey and Israel Agree 13. Terror at Istanbul Airport
- Anaconda 2016: NATO War Game
- Polish defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz walks in front of U.S. Army soldiers representing units participating in the the Anaconda-16 military exercise, during the opening ceremony, in Warsaw, Poland on June 6, 2016. Poland and some NATO members are launching their biggest-ever exercise, involving some 31,000 troops, as central and eastern European nations are seeking strong security guarantees among concerns about Russia's assertiveness and actions.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Alik Keplicz