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2016 (MMXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday in the Gregorian calendar.

The year was designated as the International Year of Pulses by the sixty-eighth session of the United Nations General Assembly.

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  • December 31 – The last United States troops withdrew from Afghanistan, bringing the War in Afghanistan to an end.

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  1. "Agence France-Presse on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2016-01-03.
  2. "'El Chapo': Sean Penn interviewed Guzman before recapture". BBC News. 10 Jan 2016. Retrieved 10 Jan 2016.
  3. "Iran nuclear deal: 'New chapter' for Tehran as sanctions end". BBC. 17 Jan 2016. Retrieved 17 January 2016.
  4. "'Zika virus spreading explosively'". CNN. 28 Jan 2016. Unknown parameter |accesdate= ignored (|access-date= suggested) (help)

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Media related to 2016 at Wikimedia Commons