Current Affairs International - 28 September 2016

1. Executive Directors of the World Bank unanimously re-elected Jim Yong Kim as President of the World Bank Group for a second five-year term effective from 1st July 2017.


2. World Rabies Day was observed on 28th September across the world. The theme for the World Rabies Day - Educate. Vaccinate. Eliminate.


3. The United States President Barack Obama has appointed its first Ambassador Jeffrey DeLaurentis to Cuba in 55 years.


4. Former Israel President and Nobel peace prize laureate, Shimon Peres passed away. He was 93. He had served twice as a prime minister and once as a president.