June 19, 2018

National Martini Day


A Martini is a cocktail made with gin and vermouth, and garnished with an olive or a lemon twist.

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict


The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed June 19 of each year the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, in order to raise awareness of the need to put an end to conflict-related sexual violence, to honor the victims and survivors of sexual violence around the world and to pay tribute to all those who have courageously devoted their lives to and lost their lives in standing up for the eradication of these crimes.