In pictures: The last month has had enough news for a year, thanks on fifa15books

From Brexit to half the shadow cabinet resigning, terror attacks in Europe to shootings and protests in the US, a lot has happened in thirty days (Picture: Reuters/Getty)

If you’ve been following the news over the last thirty days, you probably know how difficult it has been to keep up.

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There’s been mass political upheaval in the UK, terror attacks in France and Turkey, protests in the US, a former Paralympian jailed for murder, police officers killed, the Chilcot Iraq war inquiry, and 10 people slaughtered outside a McDonald’s in Munich.

Will it ever end?

Here’s what the last thirty days looked like in pictures:


Leave.EU supporters wave Union flags and cheer as the results come in at the Leave.EU referendum party at Millbank Tower in central London (Picture: Getty Images)

On June 23, Britain voted to back Brexit, ending its 43-year membership of the European Union.

A staggering 52% of people voted to leave the EU while 48% voted to remain.

The historic vote led to the resignation of former PM David Cameron and a petition being made immediately calling for a second referendum, which attracted more than 4 million signatures.

The UK now faces the tasking process of triggering Article 50, setting out negotiations for withdrawal.


Jeremy Corbyn MP, leader of the Labour Party, with members of the party’s shadow cabinet at a Labour In for Britain event on June 14, 2016 in London, England (Picture: Getty)

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Labour’s shadow cabinet was thrown into disarray when Hilary Benn, the then-shadow foreign secretary, was fired overnight after telling leader Jeremy Corbyn he had no confidence in him.

More than a third of the shadow cabinet then resigned amid widespread anger at about Mr Corbyn’s failure to get the support of core Labour voters behind the Remain cause.


Relatives of the Ataturk Airport suicide bomb attack victims wait outside Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Hospital (Picture: Getty Images)

A bomb and gun attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport killed 41 people and injured more than 230 people on June 29.

Three attackers began firing at the terminal entrance and then blew themselves up after police fired back.


People pay tribute to the victims of the attack on the Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka, Bangladesh on July 3 (Picture: Reuters)

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On July 3, five militants stormed the Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka, Bangladesh, taking hostages and opening fire.

The attack left 29 people dead, including 20 hostages, most of whom were killed with sharp weapons.


Oscar Pistorius was jailed for six years for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on February 14, 2013 (Picture: Getty Images)

African Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp on July 6.

The sentence was much lower than many had expected and public prosecutors had demanded the mandatory minimum for murder of 15 years.


Former Prime Minister, Tony Blair, responding to the Chilcot report, in which he said: ‘I express more sorrow, regret and apology than you may ever know or can believe (Picture: Getty Images)

The Chilcot report of the Iraq Inquiry, published on July 6, delivered a damning verdict on the decision by former prime minister Tony Blair to send British troops to the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 without exhausting other solutions and without a clear plan for long-term security.

Responding to the report the same day, Mr Blair said: ‘I express more sorrow, regret and apology than you may ever know or can believe.’


In pictures: The last month has had enough news for a year, thanks on fifa15books

On July 5, 37-year-old Alton Sterling was shot several times at point blank range by two Baton Rouge police officers in Louisiana.

Black police officer’s heartbreaking Facebook message days before he was murdered in Baton Rouge

The next day Philando Castile was fatally shot by Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez after being pulled over in Falcon Heights with his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds.

Diamond live-streamed a video on Facebook showing him slumped over in a bloodied t-shirt.

The shootings led to mass protests in Baton Rouge and elsewhere across America.


Ieshia Evans, protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling, is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department (Picture: Reuters)

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Hundreds of people in Baton Rouge were arrested while protesting the police brutality, including Ieshia Evans, a 35-year-old nurse and mother.

An iconic image of Evans in a sun dress defiantly taking a ‘stand’ against heavily armoured officers was widely shared around the world.


Micah Johnson launched a sniper attack during a rally in Dallas, which left five police officers dead.

Five police officers were killed and seven others wounded when a sniper attack occurred during a rally in Dallas in response to the Castile and Sterling shootings on July 7.

The shooter was identified as 25-year-old Micah Johnson from Texas, who was later killed by police.


Outgoing British prime minister David Cameron waves outside 10 Downing Street with his family (Picture: Getty)

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Former PM David Cameron was forced to give his parting speech early after Conservative MP Theresa May became the new leader of the Conservative Party.

She was appointed Britain’s second woman Prime Minister on July 13.

The former Home Secretary, who backed Remain in the European Union referendum, will be tasked with triggering Article 50, to formally begin the Brexit negotiation process.

Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Theresa May as the new Prime Minister (Picture: AP)

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EURO 2016

Iceland supporters celebrate their team’s 2-1 win on June 27, 2016 in Nice, France (Picture: Getty Images)

Portugal narrowly won the Euro 2016 after hosts France lost 1-0 in extra time.

Fifty-one matches were played over the course of the month with many of them seeing late goals, coming in the 85th minute or later.


Andy Murray of Great Britain revisits centre court as he kisses the trophy at Wimbledon on July 11, (Picture: Getty Images)

Andy Murray became Wimbledon champion for the second time after beating Canadian Milos Raonic in the final.

The Scot won with 6-4 7-6 7-6 straight-sets having last won it in 2013.

Murray is the first British man to win multiple Wimbledon singles titles since Fred Perry in 1935.



The Pokemon Go craze doesn’t look like it’s stopping anytime soon (Picture: Getty Images)

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Nintendo’s Pokemon Go released in the UK on Thursday, July 14 and has literally taken the world by storm ever since.

The smartphone game, which lets you hunt Pokémon creatures in real life, has been hugely popular and its rate of daily active users may soon even surpass Twitter.


Police officers stand near the truck that ploughed into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice on July 14 (Picture: Getty Images)

Eighty-four people, including 10 children, died after a French-Tunisian man drove a lorry through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the south of France.

Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, 31, was identified as the killer, who drove the huge cargo truck for hundreds of metres along the famed Promenade des Anglais in Nice.

Five suspects have now been charged for their alleged roles in helping Bouhlel in the July 14 attack.


Supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wave flags (Picture Getty Images)

An attempted military coup in Turkey on July 15 failed after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took back control of the country.

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At the time of the coup, access to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube was restricted in Turkey and military tanks were seen outside the country’s main airport.

At least 60 people were killed in clashes with military police after many of them came out on the streets in support of Erdogan.


Baton Rouge Police Department Officer Markell Morris holds a bouquet of flowers that a member of public left at hospital where the police officers being treated (Picture: AP)

On July 17, Gavin Long shot six police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, killing three in an attack believed to be in response to the shootings of Castile and Sterling.


Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump accepts the party nomination in Cleveland, Ohio (Picture: Getty Images)

Donald Trump officially accepted the Republican party presidential nomination in Ohio on July 21.

He won the highest number of states and votes in the primary elections, which culminated in a victory in Indiana on May 3, where his remaining Republican rivals suspended their campaigns.


Police officers escort people from inside the shopping centre as they respond to a shooting at the Olympia mall (Picture: Getty Images)

Nine people were killed, including children, on Friday when a gunman opened fire in a Munich mall. The attacker then killed himself after the massacre at Olympia shopping centre.

Dozens more were injured in the attack which started outside McDonald’s on Hanauer Street at 4pm on Friday.

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