19th December

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2003 Libya gives up chemical weapons The government of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi agreed to allow weapons inspectors into Libya immediately and unconditionally, to oversee the elimination.
1994 Jimmy Carter achieves a cease fire in Bosnia American president Jimmy Carter succedes in negotiating a cease-fire accord between the waring factions in Bosnia.
1984 Hong Kong returns to China Historic agreement signed on this day between Britain and China in Peking agreeing to the return the British colony of Hong Kong to China in 1997.
1983 Heart and lung transplant recipient dies The first person to receive a heart and lung transplant in Britain, Lars Ljungberg, dies with his wife and mother beside him, 13 days after the tranplant.
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