Cairos Tahrir Square fills with hundreds of thousands of pe
May 27 is Sunday، the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 218 days remaining until the end of the year.
Today's highlights in history: 1905 – Russo-Japanese War: The Battle of Tsushima begins. 1960 – In Turkey، a military coup removes President Celâl Bayar and the rest of the democratic government from office. 1996 – First Chechen War: the Russian President Boris Yeltsin meets with Chechnyan rebels for the first time and negotiates a cease-fire. 2011- Hundreds of thousands of people protesting in Tahrir Square in Egypt 2014-26 May 2014 – 27 May 2014 First round of a presidential election after Mohamed Morsi was overthrown by Protests. 2016 – Barack Obama is the first president of United States to visit Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and meet Hibakusha. 2016-Second UK ship to patrol Libyan waters 2016-Trump clinches Republican nomination 2016- France to help search for EgyptAir flight 804
Births: 1894 – Dashiell Hammett، American detective novelist and screenwriter 1906 – Harry Hibbs، English footballer 1931 – Philip Kotler، American author and professor
Deaths: 2015 – Nils Christie، Norwegian sociologist، criminologist، and author 2015 – Andy King، English footballer and manager 2015 – Michael Martin، American philosopher and academic 2017 – Gregg Allman، American musician، singer and songwriter