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C. 2000-12-06 Australia, Indonesia talks delayed Australia
D. 2000-12-31 100th anniversary of founding Australia
E. 2001-03-22 Mir destroyed in fiery descent Fiji
F. 2001-06-25 Protests end in shootings, riots Papua New Guinea
G. 2001-07-30 Push for Indonesia military ties Australia
H. 2001-08-07 Consulate standoff ends peacefully Australia
8. 2001-08-28 400 Afghan refugees stranded Christmas Island, Australia

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Australia got its first Catholic saint
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New Abu Ghraib images broadcast
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First British convicts settled in Australia
Jan. 26, 1788
  Sydney: There were 775 convicts on board six transport ships. They were accompanied by officials, members of the crew, marines, the families


year 2000 Top ^

 Australia, Indonesia talks delayed  100th anniversary of founding

year 2001 Top ^

 Captain takes blame for oil spill   Mir destroyed in fiery descent  Fiji: After 15 years in space, station re-entered the atmosphere and plunged into the South Pacific  Protests end in shootings, riots  Push for Indonesia military ties  Consulate standoff ends peacefully  400 Afghan refugees stranded  Timor solution for refugee ship  Agreement on asylum seekers  Asylum seekers begin new journey  War of words in refugee row  Jailed leader, deposed PM win seats  200 asylum seekers intercepted  Qarase sweared as new leader  Boat people arrive at Nauru  Refugee children thrown from ship  Stance yet to stem refugee flow  Howard wins third term as PM  Bush on Pearl Harbor 60th anniversary

year 2002 Top ^

 Migrants' strike  Asylum claim freeze lifted  Inspectors seek camp's closure  Hunger strike ends  May Day protesters clash with police Australians urged to leave Indonesia Australia mourns Bali dead  Australia plans 'fortress' embassies

year 2003 Top ^

 Howard censured over Iraq  150,000 demonstrated against war  Rally against war on Iraq  Australia 'twisted Iraq intelligence'

year 2004 Top ^

 Downer warns attacks 'inevitable'  Prince weds Aussie  Bush slams Howard opponent on Iraq  Australia defiant on terror threat  Australian Iraq policy under fire Incumbent Howard triumphs
. Australia

year 2005 Top ^

 Tsunami aid tops $3 billion First Iraqis cast their vote
. Australia  Dismay over Bali bombing sentence

year 2006 Top ^

New Abu Ghraib images broadcast
. Australia Cleric in dress furore. Australia  President 'dissolves parliament'  Deposed PM leaves capital

year 2007 Top ^

PM slams Obama Iraq stance
. Australia  Cheney warns on Chinese build-up Officials: Not enough aid arriving. Solomon Islands  UN urges better tsunami response  Howard calls for HIV migrant ban Aborigines threaten tourist ban. Australia  Cleared doctor leaves Australia  Judge overturns Haneef visa ban  Bush, China's Hu tackle thorny issues  Bush spars with Roh on Korean war  Howard sets election date  Australians vote to choose leader   Rudd: I will be prime minister for all   Australia: Opposition leader Kevin Rudd greeted jubilant supporters, as he promised changes in environmental, education and workplace policies

year 2008 Top ^

 Cricket tour on despite race row Australia apologizes to Aborigines
 Australia pledges E Timor support More arrests as Australia hosts torch   5 people were arrested as the Olympic torch made its way through Canberra in a relay that was more orderly than in other countries   Pope sorry for 'evil' of clergy sex abuse  Sydney: Benedict XVI apologized to victims of child sex abuse by Roman Catholic clergy, describing their acts as 'evil' and a grave betrayal of trus...  Tonga crowns king in lavish rite Clark admits defeat in election. New Zealand

year 2009 Top ^

 Australian stimulus plan approved  PM announces day of mourning  Coup leader restored as PM  Samoans commemorate tsunami dead Australia apologizes to ex-child migrants


year 2010 Top ^

Australia expels Israeli diplomat
New Australian PM to call for elections  Prime Minister Julia Gillard was expected on Saturday to call for a national election, according to her office  Change call after Australia fires Poll: Dead heat in Australian election  Independents to decide next government   Australia set for hung parliament   Neither of the two main rivals likely to win the 76 seats needed for an outright majority. PM Julia Gillard vowed that she would 'keep fighting' Overnight curfew after NZ quake. New Zealand   Key Australia MP backs opposition  Bob Katter, one of three independent MPs who hold the balance of power in parliament has said he will support opposition leader Tony Abbott  PM brings back Rudd Australia got its first Catholic saint   Vatican: Mary MacKillop was a feisty 19th-century nun who was briefly excommunicated when her colleagues exposed an abusive priest  NZ leader hopeful miners alive  Australia probes asylum shipwreck  Hanson: PM to blame for boat deaths  PM praises flood-hit Australians

year 2011 Top ^

 Mayor Parker praises rescuers  NZ mourns Christchurch quake dead  NZ falls silent in quake memorial  Last WWI veteran dies at age 110  'Serious questions' over NZ spill Qantas ordered to end labor dispute
. Sydney     Obama stakes US claim to Pacific   Australia: US President Barack Obama has said that the Asia-Pacific region will play a key role in defining the world's future US to send marines to Australia

year 2012 Top ^

Mob threatens Australian prime minister
Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd resigns. Australia

year 2013 Top ^

Israel to launch Prisoner X inquiry
. Jerusalem   Rudd sworn in as Australian prime minister  Kevin Rudd returned as prime minister of Australia on Thursday, three years after being replaced in the office by his then-deputy Julia Gill... Australia election: Millions head to polls Abbott vows quick action on asylum. Australia   Tony Abbott sweeps to Australia win   The opposition has crushed the governing Labor party in a general election that has returned the Liberal-National coalition to power   Indonesia anger at Australia spy row
Map of Jakarta  Jakarta: Indonesia's president says ties with Australia have been 'damaged' by reports that Canberra spied on his phone calls and those of his ministers

year 2014 Top ^



February 2014 ... more > Top ^
One dead in PNG asylum camp violence
. Papua New Guinea

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
  Malaysia PM Najib Razak in Australia   Western Australia: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived in Perth, Western Australia, where the search for missing flight MH370 is being co-ordinate...   Abbott confident over plane signals   Australia: Australian leader Tony Abbott says authorities are confident that signals heard in the Indian Ocean are coming from the 'black box' flight r...

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Australia lifts parliament veil ban
Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies

November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Leaders gather in Brisbane for G20
. Queensland   G20 summit: World leaders meet in Brisbane Map of Brisbane Australia
  Queensland: The two-day summit, attended by the US, Chinese and Russian leaders among others, will focus on promoting growth
Abbott outlines G20 economic pledges. Queensland     Ukraine crisis: Russia under pressure at G20 summit Map of Brisbane Australia
  Queensland: Russia has been rebuked by Western leaders about its role in the Ukraine crisis, at a G20 summit in Australia


December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Abbott pays tribute to siege dead   Sydney: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has paid tribute to the two hostages who died in the Sydney café siege

year 2015 Top ^



February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Reporter Peter Greste freed by Egypt
  Jailed al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste has been deported from Egypt, state media say, and is flying to Cyprus Australia to toughen citizenship laws
  Australia is to toughen citizenship laws and tackle those inciting hatred under new measures targeting domestic extremists, Tony Abbott has said

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Vanuatu president calls for help after cyclone destruction   Melanesia: Baldwin Lonsdale has called for international help after Cyclone Pam ripped through the Pacific archipelago

April 2015 ... more > Top ^
  WWI: Battle of Gallipoli centenary marked with services
Map of Cape Helles Turkey
  Turkey: Events are due to take place to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest of World War One
Indonesia executions: Australia recalls ambassador Map of Nusakambangan Island Indonesia
  Australia has recalled its ambassador from Indonesia after two Australian men were executed for drug smuggling



Officials: Not enough aid arriving. Solomon Islands Vanuatu president calls for help after cyclone destruction   Melanesia: Baldwin Lonsdale has called for international help after Cyclone Pam ripped through the Pacific archipelago Incumbent Howard triumphs. Australia First Iraqis cast their vote. Australia Rudd: I will be prime minister for all   Australia: Opposition leader Kevin Rudd greeted jubilant supporters, as he promised changes in environmental, education and workplace policies Clark admits defeat in election. New Zealand New Australian PM to call for elections  Prime Minister Julia Gillard was expected on Saturday to call for a national election, according to her office Poll: Dead heat in Australian election   Australia set for hung parliament   Neither of the two main rivals likely to win the 76 seats needed for an outright majority. PM Julia Gillard vowed that she would 'keep fighting' Australia election: Millions head to polls Tony Abbott sweeps to Australia win   The opposition has crushed the governing Labor party in a general election that has returned the Liberal-National coalition to power Cleric in dress furore. Australia   Pope sorry for 'evil' of clergy sex abuse  Sydney: Benedict XVI apologized to victims of child sex abuse by Roman Catholic clergy, describing their acts as 'evil' and a grave betrayal of trus... Australia got its first Catholic saint   Vatican: Mary MacKillop was a feisty 19th-century nun who was briefly excommunicated when her colleagues exposed an abusive priest Qantas ordered to end labor dispute. Sydney Reporter Peter Greste freed by Egypt   Jailed al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste has been deported from Egypt, state media say, and is flying to Cyprus   WWI: Battle of Gallipoli centenary marked with services Map of Cape Helles Turkey




Oceania, Politics Aid Timeline ... See World Aid timeline Top ^
2005
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2007
Apr.3
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2001
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2001
Jan.25  Captain takes blame for oil spill
2011
Oct.8  'Serious questions' over NZ spill




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2015
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2000
Dec.31  100th anniversary of founding
2001
Dec.7  Bush on Pearl Harbor 60th anniversary
2015
Apr.23
  Turkey: Events are due to take place to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest of World War One




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2014 Nov.13 Leaders gather in Brisbane for G20
. Queensland Nov.14 G20 summit: World leaders meet in Brisbane
Map of Brisbane Australia
  Queensland: The two-day summit, attended by the US, Chinese and Russian leaders among others, will focus on promoting growth
Nov.15 Abbott outlines G20 economic pledges. Queensland Nov.15   Ukraine crisis: Russia under pressure at G20 summit Map of Brisbane Australia
  Queensland: Russia has been rebuked by Western leaders about its role in the Ukraine crisis, at a G20 summit in Australia




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2010 Dec.15  Australia probes asylum shipwreck 2013 Feb.17 Israel to launch Prisoner X inquiry
. Jerusalem



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1889 Jan. 26, 1788 First British convicts settled in Australia
  Sydney: There were 775 convicts on board six transport ships. They were accompanied by officials, members of the crew, marines, the families
2001 Aug.28  400 Afghan refugees stranded Aug.30  Timor solution for refugee ship Aug.31  Agreement on asylum seekers Sep.3  Asylum seekers begin new journey Sep.4  War of words in refugee row Sep.8  200 asylum seekers intercepted Sep.16  Boat people arrive at Nauru Oct.6  Refugee children thrown from ship Nov.6  Stance yet to stem refugee flow 2002 Jan.19  Migrants' strike Jan.24  Asylum claim freeze lifted Jan.28  Inspectors seek camp's closure Jan.29  Hunger strike ends 2007 Apr.13  Howard calls for HIV migrant ban Jul.28  Cleared doctor leaves Australia Aug.20  Judge overturns Haneef visa ban 2009 Nov.15 Australia apologizes to ex-child migrants
2013 Sep.7 Abbott vows quick action on asylum. Australia 2014 Feb.17 One dead in PNG asylum camp violence. Papua New Guinea 2015 Feb.22 Australia to toughen citizenship laws
  Australia is to toughen citizenship laws and tackle those inciting hatred under new measures targeting domestic extremists, Tony Abbott has said



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2004 Feb.3  Downer warns attacks 'inevitable' Jun.3  Bush slams Howard opponent on Iraq 2007 Feb.23  Cheney warns on Chinese build-up Sep.6  Bush, China's Hu tackle thorny issues Sep.7  Bush spars with Roh on Korean war 2010 Dec.30  PM praises flood-hit Australians 2011 Nov.16   Obama stakes US claim to Pacific   Australia: US President Barack Obama has said that the Asia-Pacific region will play a key role in defining the world's future Nov.16 US to send marines to Australia
2014 Apr.2   Malaysia PM Najib Razak in Australia   Western Australia: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived in Perth, Western Australia, where the search for missing flight MH370 is being co-ordinate...



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2006 Feb.15 New Abu Ghraib images broadcast
. Australia



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2002 Dec.25  Australia plans 'fortress' embassies 2010 May.24 Australia expels Israeli diplomat
2015 Apr. 28 Indonesia executions: Australia recalls ambassador Map of Nusakambangan Island Indonesia
  Australia has recalled its ambassador from Indonesia after two Australian men were executed for drug smuggling




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2000 Dec.6  Australia, Indonesia talks delayed 2001 Jul.30  Push for Indonesia military ties



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2004 May.14  Prince weds Aussie 2008 Jul.31  Tonga crowns king in lavish rite



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2001 Sep.9  Qarase sweared as new leader 2006 Dec.5  Deposed PM leaves capital 2009 Apr.10  Coup leader restored as PM 2010 Sep.11  PM brings back Rudd Nov.21  NZ leader hopeful miners alive Dec.16  Hanson: PM to blame for boat deaths 2011 Feb.25  Mayor Parker praises rescuers 2012 Feb.21 Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd resigns
. Australia 2013 Jun.26 Rudd sworn in as Australian prime minister  Kevin Rudd returned as prime minister of Australia on Thursday, three years after being replaced in the office by his then-deputy Julia Gill... 2014 Apr.10   Abbott confident over plane signals   Australia: Australian leader Tony Abbott says authorities are confident that signals heard in the Indian Ocean are coming from the 'black box' flight r...



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2010 Jul.30  Change call after Australia fires



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2001 Jun.25  Protests end in shootings, riots Aug.7  Consulate standoff ends peacefully 2002 Apr.30  May Day protesters clash with police 2003 Feb.14  150,000 demonstrated against war Feb.15  Rally against war on Iraq 2007 Jun.26 Aborigines threaten tourist ban
. Australia 2008 Apr.23 More arrests as Australia hosts torch   5 people were arrested as the Olympic torch made its way through Canberra in a relay that was more orderly than in other countries 2012 Jan.26 Mob threatens Australian prime minister



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2008 Jan.8  Cricket tour on despite race row



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2010 Sep.4 Overnight curfew after NZ quake
. New Zealand



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2001 Mar.22 Mir destroyed in fiery descent  Fiji: After 15 years in space, station re-entered the atmosphere and plunged into the South Pacific



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2002 Oct.19 Australia mourns Bali dead
2009 Feb.12  PM announces day of mourning Oct.4  Samoans commemorate tsunami dead 2011 Feb.26  NZ mourns Christchurch quake dead Feb.28  NZ falls silent in quake memorial May.4  Last WWI veteran dies at age 110 2014 Oct.20 Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies Dec.15 Abbott pays tribute to siege dead   Sydney: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has paid tribute to the two hostages who died in the Sydney café siege



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2003 Feb.5  Howard censured over Iraq Aug.21  Australia 'twisted Iraq intelligence' 2006 Dec.4  President 'dissolves parliament' 2009 Feb.12  Australian stimulus plan approved 2010 Sep.6 Key Australia MP backs opposition  Bob Katter, one of three independent MPs who hold the balance of power in parliament has said he will support opposition leader Tony Abbott 2014 Oct.19 Australia lifts parliament veil ban