September 17 in history: Sweden and Russia sign Treaty of Fredrikshamn and more

Here is what happened in the history today 

1809

Sweden and Russia sign Treaty of Fredrikshamn ending the Finnish war

(Photograph:WION)

1965

The battle of Chawinda is fought between Pakistan and India

(Photograph:WION)

1978

Camp David Accords signed between Egypt and Israel 

(Photograph:WION)

1980

Iraq breaks 1975 treaty with Iran and claims sovereignty over Shatt al-Arab waterway

(Photograph:WION)

2011

Occupy Wall Street, a movement against economic inequality, begins in New York

(Photograph:WION)

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