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This airticle is aboot the year 2019.

2019 (MMXIX) is the current year, an is a common year stairtin on Tysday o the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter F), the 2019t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19t year o the 3rd millennium, the 19t year o the 21st century, an the 10t an last year o the 2010s decade.

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The year 2019 is expectit tae see the completion o the Unitit Kinrick's Brexit process, ower which there haes been much pairlamentar deadlock in the early pairt o the year, leadin tae Theresa May's demission, wi her successor as Prime meenister, Boris Johnson, takkin affice on 24 Julie.

Boris Johnson's appyntment as Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick is ane o the major events in Breetish politics in 2019

There wis poleetical chynge in Januar wi Jair Bolsonaro takkin ower in Brazil, an Nancy Pelosi acomin Speaker o the Unitit States Hoose o Representatives for the seicont time. An aa, Venezuela's poleetical creesis worsens, an tensions occur atween Pakistan an Indie efter a terrorist attack on Indie sodgers in Jammu an Kashmir in Februar, an efter Indie strips Kashmir o its special status in August. Tensions escalate atween the Unitit States an Iran towards the middle o the year, as dae poleetical diveesions in Hong Kong.

An aa, lang-servin poleetical leaders hae demittit; Nursultan Nazarbayev demittit in Mairch as Preses o Kazakhstan, while Abdelaziz Bouteflika in Algerie an Omar al-Bashir in Sudan are forced frae affice by popular protests. Meanwhile, Japan's Reiwa Era stairtit on 1 Mey, wi Naruhito acomin Emperor efter his faither Akihito's abdication.

The year haes an aw seen increasit debate ower climate chynge, wi the term "Climate emergency" bein usit mair aften in puiblic debate, an the continuation o the schuil strikes stairtit bi Greta Thunberg the previous year.

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Kuiper belt object "Ultima Thule"

FebruarEedit

 
Donald Trump declares "Naitional Emergency".

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Cyclone Idai ower Mozambique

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Foto o the Black hole in the Messier 87 galaxy

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Emperor Naruhito o Japan
 
Dutch Eurovision winner Duncan Laurence
 
Theresa May propalin her demission

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9 Juin protest in Hong Kong

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Solar eclipse seen ower La Serena, Chile

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Main airticle: Daiths in 2019

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