events from 1999-2011

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  • Abdullah Öcalan

    Abdullah Öcalan
    Abdullah Öcalan, leader of the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party, widely recognized as terrorist organization), was arrested in Kenya.This is good to the world becuase that man can not harm people any more
  • GPS

    GPS<a The GPS helped the world by helping people to not get lost someplace. Biil Clinton approved the GPS.
  • anthrax attacks

    anthrax attacks
    History commons Anthrax is important becuase it can be used as a weapon against people . If we didn't know about it lots of people could probably be still dieing from it today.
  • No Child Left Behind

    No Child Left Behind was a law that gave a school a report card based on their stidents standearized test scores and if the students did not do weel the school did not recieve the federalgrant money.
  • Homeland security

    Homeland security
    Answer.comHomeland security protects people from man-made things or natural disasters.This is still helpful to people in America today
  • Mars

    SciencedailySpirit is a robot that was sent up to mars to gather imformation .This could help the world know more about mars and other planets.
  • SMART-1

    Historyorb.comSMART-1 was a machien that orbited around the moon.Sadly it crashed but it did discover that there was calcium, aluminum, silicon, iron, and other surface elements on the moon.This could be helpful to the world because there might be some metal we could use from space.
  • The Securitas depot robbery

    The Securitas depot robbery
    Wikipedia.orgThe Securitas depot robbery was the largest cash robbery in British history, that took place on the evening of 21 February 2006.The people stole £53,116,760 dollars.This was important because when people want to get money they ccould not becaue the bank was robed.
  • Herod the Great

    Herod the Great The tomb of Herod the Great is discovered.This is good becuase we can learn more about him and his history.
  • Barack Obama

    Barack Obama Barack Obama becomes the first African-American to be nominated by a major political party for President of the United States.This is important because many peoplewill be inspired to follow their dreams.
  • President of the United States of America

     President of the United States of America Barack Obama, inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States of America, becomes the United States' first African-American president.This is important to the world because he was the first black president.
  • The oil spill in the Gulf

    The oil spill in the Gulf
    al.comThe oil spill was important to the world becuase the oil killed alot of fish that people depend on. This was a big impact on the world.because people lost their jobs like fishermen and tourists. thi
  • Man, 26, charged in model airplane plot to bomb Pentagon

    Man, 26, charged in model airplane plot to bomb Pentagon
    This 26 year-old Massachusetts man man with a physics degree was arrested and charged Wednesday with plotting an attack on the Pentagon and the U.S. Capitol with a remote-controlled model aircraft, authorities said.Rezwan Ferdaus, a U.S. citizen from Ashland, Massachusetts, planned to use model aircraft filled with C-4 plastic explosives. This is important because if that thing was bombed important people would die.
  • U.S. condemns Iranian pastor's conviction

    U.S. condemns Iranian pastor's conviction
    This is important to the world because of freedom of religion in the world
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