The Federal Reserve - the central bank of the USA - raises interest rates by 0.25%. It is the first increase since 2006.
Marine Le Pen’s extreme right-wing party, the Front National, won regional elections in France in the first round, but it lost in the run-off round.
The IMF (International Monetary Fund) decided to add China’s yuan to its group of reserve currencies.
The German government approves a 12-month military plan together with the international coalition to bomb ISIS.
The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of 195 countries reached a historic agreement on climate change, which includes new limits and controls on emissions.
For the first time in 17 years, the opposition wins the legislative elections against the party once led by Chavez and now led by Maduro.
The People’s Party of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy wins the legislative elections. However, the results led to a fragmented parliament.