The United States
hosts the two-day Leaders Summit on Climate and invites 40 world leaders to discuss the necessity of combatting climate change and committing to reduce their nations' emissions.
Following the withdrawal of most of its founding member clubs, The Super League
announces that it is suspending the project, three days after it was officially announced.
The Quebec Superior Court
overturns certain provisions of Bill 21, which prohibits public sector employees in positions of authority
from wearing religious symbols, on the basis that it violates Sections 3
of the . However, the Court upholds most of the legislation.
The Chadian army
says that 300 rebels have been killed and 150 more arrested during military
operations in northern Chad
. Five soldiers are also killed and 36 others wounded in the operation.
successfully performs the first powered flight of a helicopter from the surface of another planet.
leader and activist Alexei Navalny
, who has been on a hunger strike
for three weeks, is moved from prison to a hospital, according to the Russian prison service. Meanwhile, European Union
foreign ministers hold a meeting to discuss Navalny's health and warn that Russia will be "held responsible" if anything happens to Navalny.
The Super League
announces that it is taking legal action to prevent any attempts by UEFA and FIFA
to punish its member clubs and players for taking part in its inaugural season.
Protests are held outside Elland Road
stadium as Super League member club Liverpool
plays Leeds United
. Hundreds of people gathered to protest against Liverpool's involvement in the breakaway league.