Today in History - April 25

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Sunday, Apr 25 2010 by

2005 – The final piece of the Obelisk of Axum is returned to Ethiopia after being stolen by the invading Italian army in 1937.

Northern Stelae Park (Google Maps)
Northern Stelae Park

1981 – More than 100 workers are exposed to radiation during repairs of a nuclear power plant in Tsuruga, Japan.

Nuclear Power Plant (Google Maps)
Nuclear Power Plant