World events scheduled for December 2017
December 1-31, 2017 -- Graphic shows news events in December 2017. Events include an EU deadline to break the stalemate on core Brexit issues, the run-off for Chile’s presidency, and regional elections in Catalonia. A generic version of Viagra goes into production, Airbus tests its self-piloted flying car, and the bullet train service between Medina and Mecca is due to begin. The Ross Sea in the Antarctic becomes the world’s biggest marine reserve and the latest Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, is released.
(Story: Julie Mullins)