2012 is history now and we survived to think back and talk about it! It has been one happening year! But looking back, it’s mostly the celebrations that come to mind; thanks to events like the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics. From the United States to Great Britain, from Pakistan to the Middle East, it was unquestionably a big year for the entire world.
A multimedia showcase of some of 2012′s top stories, including the war in Syria, the Benghazi attack, anti-austerity protests, the Newtown shooting, superstorm Sandy, the South African miner tragedy, the U.S. election and Felix Baumgartner’s space jump.
Watch: The Year in 60 seconds: 2012