U.S and World History By Mitchabf Mar 9, 2002 Terrorist Terrorist bomb in Bali kills hundreds Mar 9, 2002 Timor East Timor becomes a new nation Mar 9, 2002 Bush Bush addresses United Nations, calling for a "require change" in Iraq. Mar 9, 2002 President Bush Bush signs legislation creating cabinet level department of homeland security. Mar 9, 2004 Death Yasir Arafel dies in Pans. Mar 9, 2004 Ukraine Ukraine presidental election declared fraudulent. Mar 9, 2004 Hurricanes Hurricane Ivan ravages United States South. Mar 9, 2004 Hit again Florida is hit by Hurricane Bonnie. Jan 1, 2005 Ellen Johnson Ellen Johnson-Sir Leaf becomes Africa's first women elected head of state. Mar 9, 2005 Surain Military The Surain military, stationed in Lebanon for 29 withdraws. Mar 9, 2005 Iraq War Number of deaths of United States soldiers in Iraq reaches Mar 9, 2005 Supreme Court Supreme Court Justice Sandragday O'Connor announces her retirement. Mar 9, 2005 Hurricane Florida hit by hurricane Bonnie. Mar 9, 2007 Iraq The United States begins its "surge" of some 300,000 troops to Iraq to stem increasingly deadly attacks Mar 9, 2007 Prime minsiter Gordon Brown replaces Tony Blair as the prime minister. Mar 9, 2007 Senate The Senate confirms Mike Connell as the director of National Intelligence Of Great Britian. Mar 9, 2007 Advisor Karl Boue, highly influential and contversal adviser to President Bough. Mar 9, 2008 President Barack Obama is elected for president Mar 9, 2008 Mc Cain Senator John McCain has enough delagates to secure the Republican presidental nomination. Mar 9, 2008 Nepal Nepal's Consituent assembly elects Maiost leaders Pushpe Kemel Phal Mar 9, 2008 Prime Minster Israel prime minister Elud Olmart, who is under investigation for corruption.