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B. 06-03 Toronto terror plot foiled Toronto
2. 06-04 Peruvians elect Garcia president Peru
06-05 Islamists claim Mogadishu victory Baquba, Somalia
4. 06-05 Abbas pushes for statehood poll Palestine
5. 06-06 Europe 'connived in CIA flights' European Union
G. 06-08 U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi Baquba, Iraq
H. 06-09 Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire Gaza
I. 06-11 Suicides spur criticism Guantanamo
9. 06-13 Bush makes surprise visit Baghdad

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Toronto terror plot foiled Peruvians elect Garcia president Islamists claim Mogadishu victory Map of Baquba Somalia
Jun.1  China  China, Russia agree Iran deal
Jun.2  Iraq  Troops cleared of wrongdoing
Jun.3   Toronto
 Iran  Ahmadinejad won't give up nucl. Program
Jun.4   Peru
Jun.5   Somalia
  An Islamist militia has seized the capital, after weeks of fighting against an alliance of warlords backed by the US
  Palestine
Jun.6  Iran  Iran 'positive' on nuclear offer
  European Union
Jun.7  Iraq  Iraq begins releasing 592 prisoners
Jun.8   Iraq
  Al Qaeda in Iraq leader, the coalition's most wanted man in Iraq, was killed near Baquba.    U.S. and Iraqi officials first revealed the news to reporters. U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Bill Caldwell: two F-16s dropped two 500-pound bombs on a safe house 6 people, including and a key al...
 Iraq  Zarqawi raids uncover new leads Jun.9  Bavaria  Spectacular opening for World Cup   Gaza Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire  Germany  Germany 4-2 Costa Rica, in Cup opening Jun.10  Paris  Henin-Hardenne retains title Jun.11   Guantanamo Suicides spur criticism  The suicides of 3 inmates at the prison camp spurred renewed calls for changes at the facility  Paris  Nadal completes French Open double  China  China arms sales 'fuel conflicts' Jun.12  Gaza  Palestinian security forces clash Jun.13   Baghdad Bush makes surprise visit  Indonesia  Bali bomb cleric freed from jail Jun.14  Somalia  Islamists capture key town  Indonesia  Thousands flee volcano  Sri Lanka  58 killed in bus blast Jun.15  Indonesia  Volcano eruption traps two  Southern Afghanistan  40 killed as troops take aim at Taliban  Nepal  PM and rebel leader meet Jun.16  Iran  Incentives a 'step forward' Jun.17  Baghdad  23 killed in string of attacks  Palestine  Powers agree Palestinian aid plan   Baghdad Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers Jun.18  Afghanistan  Insurgents toll rises to 85  Slovakia  PM concedes election defeat Jun.19  Baghdad  Prosecution demands Saddam death  Washington  US warns N Korea off missile test  North Carolina  Hurricanes win Stanley Cup over Oilers Jun.20  UN Tribunal  Taylor on way to Hague for trial  Dallas  Miami Heat wins NBA finals 4-2 Jun.21  Baghdad  Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain  Austria  Bush-EU talks focus on Iran, Iraq  USA  8 U.S. troops charged with murder  Switzerland  Israel admitted to Red Cross Jun.22  Indonesia  Flood toll passes 200   Miami Seven arrests over 'Chicago plot'  Washington  Study: Earth 'likely' hottest in 2,000 years Jun.23  Somalia  Swedish cameraman shot dead Jun.24  Kandahar  US-led forces 'kill 65 Taleban' Jun.25   Gaza Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized  Israeli soldier 'seized' in raid. Israeli tanks, helicopters and ground forces have crossed into Gaza   Iraq Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages  East Timor  PM ready to resign  Sri Lanka  Bomber kills general Jun.26  Gaza  Demands set for captured Israeli  Iraq  Deadly bombs hit markets Jun.27  Germany  Ronaldo breaks World Cup finals' record  Hamas  Hamas 'implicitly accepts Israel'   Gaza Israeli troops move into Gaza  The troops crossed the border into southern Gaza to secure the return of a soldier kidnapped by Palestinian militants Jun.28  Syria  Israel warplanes over home of Assad  West Bank  Israel seizes Hamas legislators  Kuwait  Women vote in poll  Belgium  Bodies of missing girls found Jun.29  U.S. Supreme Court  Guantanamo tribunals 'illegal'  Netherlands  Dutch government collapses  Osama bin Laden  New 'Bin Laden message' released Jun.30  Germany  Italy routs Ukraine 3-0  Berlin  Germany in semis over Argentina  Gaza  Militants demand prisoners release


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Arab Countries
Abbas pushes for statehood poll
Abbas extends deadline for Hamas
Bush makes surprise visit
Powers agree Palestinian aid plan
Demands set for captured Israeli
Hamas 'implicitly accepts Israel'
Women vote in poll
Troops cleared of wrongdoing
Russian diplomats ambushed
Iraq begins releasing 592 prisoners
23 killed in string of attacks
Prosecution demands Saddam death
Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain
Swedish cameraman shot dead
Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
Deadly bombs hit markets
New 'Bin Laden message' released
Troops cleared of wrongdoing
Islamists claim Mogadishu victory
U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi
Zarqawi raids uncover new leads
Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire
Palestinian security forces clash
Islamists capture key town
Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized
Israeli troops move into Gaza
Israel seizes Hamas legislators
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Russian diplomats ambushed
Police impostors kidnap 50
U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi
23 killed in string of attacks
Swedish cameraman shot dead
Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
Deadly bombs hit markets
New 'Bin Laden message' released
Iraq
Bush makes surprise visit
Troops cleared of wrongdoing
Iraq begins releasing 592 prisoners
23 killed in string of attacks
Prosecution demands Saddam death
Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain
Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
Deadly bombs hit markets
Troops cleared of wrongdoing
U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi
Zarqawi raids uncover new leads
Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
23 killed in string of attacks
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Russian diplomats ambushed
Police impostors kidnap 50
U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi
23 killed in string of attacks
Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
Deadly bombs hit markets
European Union
EU chief 'to deliver Iran deal'
Europe 'connived in CIA flights'
PM concedes election defeat
Bush-EU talks focus on Iran, Iraq
Dutch government collapses
Bodies of missing girls found
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Spectacular opening for World Cup
Germany 4-2 Costa Rica, in Cup opening
Henin-Hardenne retains title
Nadal completes French Open double
Ronaldo breaks World Cup finals' record
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USA
US warns N Korea off missile test
Guantanamo tribunals 'illegal'
8 U.S. troops charged with murder
Seven arrests over 'Chicago plot'
US warns N Korea off missile test
8 U.S. troops charged with murder
Hurricanes reach Cup finals
Heat bounced Pistons to win East
Hurricanes win Stanley Cup over Oilers
Miami Heat wins NBA finals 4-2
Seven arrests over 'Chicago plot'
Israel
Abbas pushes for statehood poll
Abbas extends deadline for Hamas
Powers agree Palestinian aid plan
Demands set for captured Israeli
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Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire
Palestinian security forces clash
Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized
Israeli troops move into Gaza
Israel seizes Hamas legislators
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Baghdad
Bush makes surprise visit
Russian diplomats ambushed
23 killed in string of attacks
Prosecution demands Saddam death
Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain
Marines jailed after death
Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
23 killed in string of attacks
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Russian diplomats ambushed
Police impostors kidnap 50
23 killed in string of attacks
Gaza
Demands set for captured Israeli
Hamas 'implicitly accepts Israel'
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Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire
Palestinian security forces clash
Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized
Israeli troops move into Gaza
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Iran
Ahmadinejad won't give up nucl. Program
Iran warns U.S. on oil shipments
Iran 'positive' on nuclear offer
Incentives a 'step forward'
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Nuclear bomb 'in 10 years'
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Southeast Asia
PM ready to resign
Bali bomb cleric freed from jail
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Spectacular opening for World Cup
Germany 4-2 Costa Rica, in Cup opening
Ronaldo breaks World Cup finals' record
Italy routs Ukraine 3-0
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Jun.1   China
 USA  Hurricanes reach Cup finals


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Jun.2  Iran  Nuclear bomb 'in 10 years'
  Iraq
 Baghdad  Marines jailed after death
 Florida  Heat bounced Pistons to win East


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Jun.3   Toronto  
  Canadian police have prevented a major al Qaeda-inspired terror plot to attack targets in southern Ontario.    12 men and 5 youths, inspired by al Qaeda, were arrested in the operation involving hundreds of officers. They were planning to com...
 European Union  EU chief 'to deliver Iran deal'  Baghdad  Russian diplomats ambushed   Iran Ahmadinejad won't give up nucl. Program  Czech Republic  Election ends in deadlock  Arizona  Mavs rally to finish Suns

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Jun.4  Afghanistan  NATO promises new Afghan tactics  Iran  Iran warns U.S. on oil shipments   Peru   Peruvians elect Garcia president
  Former President appeared to be staging a political comeback after his previous administration ended in economic ruin.    For weeks, Garcia portraid Humala as a dangerous threat to democracy and peace and referred to the former army officer's involvement...


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Jun.5   Somalia   Islamists claim Mogadishu victory
Map of Baquba Somalia
  An Islamist militia has seized the capital, after weeks of fighting against an alliance of warlords backed by the US
 Baghdad  Police impostors kidnap 50   Palestine     Abbas pushes for statehood poll
  Palestinian leader will call a referendum on his plan that implicitly recognises Israel's right to exist
 Iran  EU begins package talks with Iran

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Jun.6   Iran Iran 'positive' on nuclear offer
 West Bank  Abbas extends deadline for Hamas  Baghdad  Targeted civilian killings soar in May  Canada  Terror suspects in court  Washington  Bush encouraged by Iran response   European Union   Europe 'connived in CIA flights'
  A report into secret US flights for terror suspects will be presented to the Council of Europe
 Canada  Terror plans included beheading

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Jun.7   Iraq Iraq begins releasing 592 prisoners  Washington  Secret CIA jail claims rejected  Norway  Sri Lanka, Tamil rebels hold meeting  Washington  Photos may support Haditha charges

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Jun.8   Iraq     U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi
Map of Baquba Iraq
  Al Qaeda in Iraq leader, the coalition's most wanted man in Iraq, was killed near Baquba
 U.S. and Iraqi officials first revealed the news to reporters. U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Bill Caldwell: two F-16s dropped two 500-pound bombs on a safe house 6 people, including and a key al-Zarqawi lieutenant, spiritual adviser Sheik Abd-al-Rahman, were killed in the strike Bush: Al-Zarqawi's death gives Iraq a chance to 'turn the tide' in the fight against the insurgency
 Iran  Iran rejects 'carrot-stick' moves  Paris  Henin, Kuznetsova get to final showdown  Baghdad  Curfew ordered after Al-Zarqawi killed   Iraq Zarqawi raids uncover new leads

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Jun.9   Bavaria     Spectacular opening for World Cup   In an extravagant ceremony in Munich's Allianz Arena, Pele carried the Cup trophy onto the pitch  Paris  Federer reaches first French final   Gaza     Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire
  The explosion is killing at least 7 people and prompting Hamas to call off a cease-fire with Israel.    Israel: The explosion was caused by explosives planted there by Palestinian militants Human Rights Watc...
  Germany Germany 4-2 Costa Rica, in Cup opening
 Iraq  Cell phone tracking helped find al-Zarqawi  Germany  Poland 0-2 Ecuador  Gaza  Hamas fired rockets into Israel

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Jun.10   Paris Henin-Hardenne retains title
 Baghdad  Autopsy performed on al-Zarqawi  Afghanistan  Scores of Taleban killed  Gaza  Funerals for beach victims

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Jun.11   Guantanamo   Suicides spur criticism
  The suicides of 3 inmates at the prison camp spurred renewed calls for changes at the facility
  Paris Nadal completes French Open double   China China arms sales 'fuel conflicts'  Iraq  Al Qaeda in Iraq vows to shake the enemy  Japan  Quake strikes southwestern Japan  Austria  Iran urges IAEA to show restraint  Guantanamo  Dead detainee 'was to be freed'

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Jun.12  European Union  EU agrees to start Turkey talks  Israel  5 killed in train crash   Gaza Palestinian security forces clash
 Washington  Zarqawi heir 'will be US target'  Sydney  Warming 'threat to Asian security'

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Jun.13   Baghdad     Bush makes surprise visit
  The President arrived in Baghdad on a visit to meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.    Bush and Maliki met in the US embassy in the fortified Green Zone. The t...
 Jerusalem  Beach deaths 'not Israel's fault'  Gaza  10 killed in Israeli air strike   Indonesia     Bali bomb cleric freed from jail  Abu Bakar Ba'asyir was convicted over the 2002 nightclub bombings, which killed 202 people  Baghdad  Bush in Baghdad: 'Seize the moment'  Baghdad  Iraq implements new security plan

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Jun.14   Somalia Islamists capture key town  Washington  Bush says Iraq trip inspiring   Indonesia Thousands flee volcano  Ruhr  Neuville smashes Polish resistance  UN  UN told of mass Darfur killings   Sri Lanka   58 killed in bus blast  At least 58 people have been killed after their bus,travelling to a market, struck a mine in Anuradhapura district

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Jun.15   Indonesia   Volcano eruption traps two  Soldiers wearing heat-retardant clothing dug through debris trying to reach two people  Germany  Superb Ecuador reach second round  London  UK agrees to jail Charles Taylor  Baghdad  U.S. reveals face of new terror chief  Kandahar  Bus blast kills 10  Germany  Late goals see England through  Microsoft  Gates to end daily Microsoft role   Southern Afghanistan     40 killed as troops take aim at Taliban  Operation Mountain Thrust aimed at routing out resurgent fighters in southern Afghanistan   Nepal PM and rebel leader meet
 North Korea  NK readies missile test

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Jun.16   Iran     Incentives a 'step forward'  President Ahmadinejad said that the 6-nation package to halt uranium enrichment was a step forward  Germany  Rampant Argentina overwhelm Serbia  Baghdad  'Shoe bomber' hits mosque  Iraq  2 U.S. troops missing, 1 killed in attack  Sri Lanka  Heavy clashes erupt

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Jun.17   Baghdad 23 killed in string of attacks
 Chechnya  Chechen PM: Rebel leader killed  Japan  Japan to table whaling 'roadmap'   Palestine Powers agree Palestinian aid plan  Germany  9-man USA hold 10-man Italians   Baghdad   Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
  Iraqi witnesses say they saw 2 U.S. soldiers being led away by masked insurgents to a pair of cars
 Japan  NK warned over 'provocative' test

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Jun.18   Afghanistan     Insurgents toll rises to 85  Taliban mounted new attacks as 10,000 Afghan and coalition troops pressed on with a major offensive   Slovakia PM concedes election defeat  Somalia  UN fears new conflict in Somalia  Caribbean  Resolution passes to resume whaling  New York  Ogilvy wins Open for maiden major  Baghdad  U.S. widens search for missing soldiers

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Jun.19   Baghdad Prosecution demands Saddam death
 Italy  Italian bid to indict US soldier  Iraq  Al Qaeda group claims soldiers kidnapping   Washington US warns N Korea off missile test  Washington  Bush: Iran must stop uranium work   North Carolina Hurricanes win Stanley Cup over Oilers  Japan  Japan to pull troops out of Iraq

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Jun.20   UN Tribunal     Taylor on way to Hague for trial  Former Liberian was on a plane on his way to stand trial on 11 war crimes charges  Iraq  U.S. recovers bodies of missing soldiers  Sulawesi  80 dead in floods  Gaza  Palestinians: 3 children die in Israel attack  Germany  England come top after Sweden draw   Dallas   Miami Heat wins NBA finals 4-2   The long-suffering Heat concluded a remarkable turnaround by defeating the Dallas Mavericks 95-92

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Jun.21   Baghdad Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain
  Austria Bush-EU talks focus on Iran, Iraq   USA   8 U.S. troops charged with murder  Seven Marines and a Navy corpsman were charged with murder in the killing of civilian near the town of Hamdaniya  Germany  Argentina, Netherlands 0-0  Austria  Bush: The US 'wants to end Guantanamo'   Switzerland Israel admitted to Red Cross

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Jun.22   Indonesia   Flood toll passes 200  4 days of heavy rains have triggered deadly floods and landslides; 130 are still missing  Kabul  Karzai criticises foreign tactics   Miami     Seven arrests over 'Chicago plot'
  The FBI has arrested 7 people who were planning to blow up Chicago's Sears Tower.    5 US citizens and two foreigners, including a Haitian, were s...
  Washington   Study: Earth 'likely' hottest in 2,000 years  The National Academy of Sciences: recent warmth is potentially the last several millennia  Germany  Ghana won place in last 16 over U.S

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Jun.23  Florida  Terror mission 'bigger than 9/11'  Iraq  Bombing at mosque kills 9   Somalia   Swedish cameraman shot dead   Martin Adler shot during a huge rally in Mogadishu, held to support Thursday's peace agreement  Arab Countries  Al Qaeda No. 2 mourns al-Zarqawi  Washington  US fears home-grown terror threat

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Jun.24   Kandahar US-led forces 'kill 65 Taleban'  Somalia  Militia offers to protect media  Germany  Podolski puts hosts in last 8 over Sweden  Germany  Argentina wins 2-1 over Mexico  Baghdad  Iraq PM to unveil unity proposals

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Jun.25   Gaza   Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized
  Israeli soldier 'seized' in raid. Israeli tanks, helicopters and ground forces have crossed into Gaza
 Israel has asked its international partners to put pressure on the Palestinians to secure the release of a soldier, abducted after a raid by militants who tunneled into Israel on an army post near the Gaza-Israel-Egypt border.
  Iraq   Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
  The statement, video on a Web site: the Mujahedeen Shura Council had beheaded 3 of the men and shot 1 to death.    On June 3 a car came under fire; Russian Embassy official Vitaly Titov in the attack, and diplomats Fyodor Zaitsev, Rinat Agliuglin, Anatoly Smirnov and O...
 Germany  England wins 1-0 over Ecuador  USA  Buffett gives $30 billion Gates Foundation  Bavaria  9-man Portugal wins over Netherlands   East Timor PM ready to resign   Sri Lanka Bomber kills general

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Jun.26   Gaza Demands set for captured Israeli
 Japan  U.S. to deploy intercept missiles in Japan   Iraq Deadly bombs hit markets  Germany  Ukraine win on penalties over Switzerland  Germany  Totti puts Italy through over Australia  Jerusalem  Israel rules out prisoner release

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Jun.27   Germany Ronaldo breaks World Cup finals' record
  Hamas Hamas 'implicitly accepts Israel'  Gaza  Israel masses troops on Gaza border   Gaza   Israeli troops move into Gaza
  The troops crossed the border into southern Gaza to secure the return of a soldier kidnapped by Palestinian militants
 Germany  Zidane glee as France floor Spain

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Jun.28   Syria Israel warplanes over home of Assad  Gaza  Hamas attacks US over Gaza raid  Gaza  Tanks, troops, planes strike Gaza  New York  Severe floods leave 10 dead   West Bank     Israel seizes Hamas legislators  Israeli troops have detained dozens of ministers and lawmakers, as its offensive in Gaza continued   Kuwait Women vote in poll   Belgium Bodies of missing girls found  West Bank  Settler's body believed found

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Jun.29   U.S. Supreme Court   Guantanamo tribunals 'illegal'  The US Supreme Court: the administration does not have the authority to try suspects by military tribunal   Netherlands   Dutch government collapses  Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende resigns after immigration row over Somali-born lawmaker   Osama bin Laden New 'Bin Laden message' released
 Gaza  Israel strikes several sites across Gaza

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Jun.30  Gaza  Palestinian PM condemns Gaza raid  Spain  Ullrich and Basso out of Le Tour   Germany Italy routs Ukraine 3-0
  Berlin Germany in semis over Argentina  Israel  TV: Doctor treated kidnapped soldier   Gaza Militants demand prisoners release


Troops cleared of wrongdoing Islamists claim Mogadishu victory Map of Baquba Somalia




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2006
Jun.2  Iran  Nuclear bomb 'in 10 years'
Jun.2   Iraq
Jun.2  Baghdad  Marines jailed after death
Jun.4  Afghanistan  NATO promises new Afghan tactics
Jun.5   Somalia
  An Islamist militia has seized the capital, after weeks of fighting against an alliance of warlords backed by the US
Jun.7  Norway  Sri Lanka, Tamil rebels hold meeting Jun.7  Washington  Photos may support Haditha charges Jun.8   Iraq   U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi Map of Baquba Iraq
  Al Qaeda in Iraq leader, the coalition's most wanted man in Iraq, was killed near Baquba
 U.S. and Iraqi officials first revealed the news to reporters. U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Bill Caldwell: two F-16s dropped two 500-pound bombs on a safe house 6 people, including and a key al-Zarqawi lieutenant, spiritual adviser Sheik Abd-al-Rahman, were killed in the strike Bush: Al-Zarqawi's death gives Iraq a chance to 'turn the tide' in the fight against the insurgency
Jun.8  Baghdad  Curfew ordered after Al-Zarqawi killed Jun.8   Iraq Zarqawi raids uncover new leads Jun.9   Gaza   Explosion shakes Hamas cease-fire
  The explosion is killing at least 7 people and prompting Hamas to call off a cease-fire with Israel.    Israel: The explosion was caused by explosives planted there by Palestinian militants Human Rights Watc...
Jun.9  Gaza  Hamas fired rockets into Israel Jun.10  Afghanistan  Scores of Taleban killed Jun.11   China China arms sales 'fuel conflicts'
Jun.12   Gaza Palestinian security forces clash Jun.12  Washington  Zarqawi heir 'will be US target' Jun.13  Gaza  10 killed in Israeli air strike Jun.13  Baghdad  Iraq implements new security plan Jun.14   Somalia Islamists capture key town Jun.14  UN  UN told of mass Darfur killings Jun.15  Baghdad  U.S. reveals face of new terror chief Jun.15   Southern Afghanistan   40 killed as troops take aim at Taliban  Operation Mountain Thrust aimed at routing out resurgent fighters in southern Afghanistan Jun.15   Nepal PM and rebel leader meet Jun.15  North Korea  NK readies missile test Jun.16  Iraq  2 U.S. troops missing, 1 killed in attack Jun.16  Sri Lanka  Heavy clashes erupt Jun.17   Baghdad 23 killed in string of attacks Jun.17  Chechnya  Chechen PM: Rebel leader killed Jun.17   Baghdad Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
  Iraqi witnesses say they saw 2 U.S. soldiers being led away by masked insurgents to a pair of cars
Jun.17  Japan  NK warned over 'provocative' test Jun.18   Afghanistan   Insurgents toll rises to 85  Taliban mounted new attacks as 10,000 Afghan and coalition troops pressed on with a major offensive Jun.18  Somalia  UN fears new conflict in Somalia Jun.18  Baghdad  U.S. widens search for missing soldiers Jun.19  Italy  Italian bid to indict US soldier Jun.19   Washington US warns N Korea off missile test
Jun.19  Japan  Japan to pull troops out of Iraq Jun.20  Iraq  U.S. recovers bodies of missing soldiers Jun.20  Gaza  Palestinians: 3 children die in Israel attack Jun.21   USA 8 U.S. troops charged with murder  Seven Marines and a Navy corpsman were charged with murder in the killing of civilian near the town of Hamdaniya Jun.24   Kandahar US-led forces 'kill 65 Taleban' Jun.24  Somalia  Militia offers to protect media Jun.25   Gaza Militants kill Israeli 2 soldiers. 1 seized
  Israeli soldier 'seized' in raid. Israeli tanks, helicopters and ground forces have crossed into Gaza
 Israel has asked its international partners to put pressure on the Palestinians to secure the release of a soldier, abducted after a raid by militants who tunneled into Israel on an army post near the Gaza-Israel-Egypt border.
Jun.25   Sri Lanka Bomber kills general Jun.26   Gaza Demands set for captured Israeli Jun.26  Japan  U.S. to deploy intercept missiles in Japan Jun.27  Gaza  Israel masses troops on Gaza border Jun.27   Gaza Israeli troops move into Gaza
  The troops crossed the border into southern Gaza to secure the return of a soldier kidnapped by Palestinian militants
Jun.28   Syria Israel warplanes over home of Assad Jun.28  Gaza  Tanks, troops, planes strike Gaza Jun.28   West Bank   Israel seizes Hamas legislators  Israeli troops have detained dozens of ministers and lawmakers, as its offensive in Gaza continued Jun.29  Gaza  Israel strikes several sites across Gaza Jun.30  Israel  TV: Doctor treated kidnapped soldier Jun.30   Gaza Militants demand prisoners release



World, June 2006 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.11  Japan  Quake strikes southwestern Japan Jun.12  Israel  5 killed in train crash Jun.12  Sydney  Warming 'threat to Asian security' Jun.14   Indonesia Thousands flee volcano
Jun.15   Indonesia Volcano eruption traps two  Soldiers wearing heat-retardant clothing dug through debris trying to reach two people Jun.17  Japan  Japan to table whaling 'roadmap' Jun.18  Caribbean  Resolution passes to resume whaling Jun.20  Sulawesi  80 dead in floods Jun.22   Indonesia Flood toll passes 200  4 days of heavy rains have triggered deadly floods and landslides; 130 are still missing Jun.22   Washington Study: Earth 'likely' hottest in 2,000 years  The National Academy of Sciences: recent warmth is potentially the last several millennia Jun.28  New York  Severe floods leave 10 dead



World, June 2006 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.4  Iran  Iran warns U.S. on oil shipments Jun.11   China China arms sales 'fuel conflicts'
Jun.15  Microsoft  Gates to end daily Microsoft role Jun.18  Caribbean  Resolution passes to resume whaling Jun.25  USA  Buffett gives $30 billion Gates Foundation



World, June 2006 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.1  USA  Hurricanes reach Cup finals Jun.2  Florida  Heat bounced Pistons to win East Jun.3  Arizona  Mavs rally to finish Suns Jun.8  Paris  Henin, Kuznetsova get to final showdown Jun.9   Bavaria   Spectacular opening for World Cup   In an extravagant ceremony in Munich's Allianz Arena, Pele carried the Cup trophy onto the pitch Jun.9  Paris  Federer reaches first French final Jun.9   Germany Germany 4-2 Costa Rica, in Cup opening
Jun.9  Germany  Poland 0-2 Ecuador Jun.10   Paris Henin-Hardenne retains title Jun.11   Paris Nadal completes French Open double Jun.14  Ruhr  Neuville smashes Polish resistance Jun.15  Germany  Superb Ecuador reach second round Jun.15  Germany  Late goals see England through Jun.16  Germany  Rampant Argentina overwhelm Serbia Jun.17  Germany  9-man USA hold 10-man Italians Jun.18  New York  Ogilvy wins Open for maiden major Jun.19   North Carolina Hurricanes win Stanley Cup over Oilers Jun.20  Germany  England come top after Sweden draw Jun.20   Dallas Miami Heat wins NBA finals 4-2   The long-suffering Heat concluded a remarkable turnaround by defeating the Dallas Mavericks 95-92 Jun.21  Germany  Argentina, Netherlands 0-0 Jun.22  Germany  Ghana won place in last 16 over U.S Jun.24  Germany  Podolski puts hosts in last 8 over Sweden Jun.24  Germany  Argentina wins 2-1 over Mexico Jun.25  Germany  England wins 1-0 over Ecuador Jun.25  Bavaria  9-man Portugal wins over Netherlands Jun.26  Germany  Ukraine win on penalties over Switzerland Jun.26  Germany  Totti puts Italy through over Australia Jun.27   Germany Ronaldo breaks World Cup finals' record Jun.27  Germany  Zidane glee as France floor Spain Jun.30  Spain  Ullrich and Basso out of Le Tour Jun.30   Germany Italy routs Ukraine 3-0 Jun.30   Berlin Germany in semis over Argentina



World, June 2006 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.2   Iraq Troops cleared of wrongdoing
Jun.3   Toronto Toronto terror plot foiled Map of Toronto
  Canadian police have prevented a major al Qaeda-inspired terror plot to attack targets in southern Ontario.    12 men and 5 youths, inspired by al Qaeda, were arrested in the operation involving hundreds of officers. They were planning to com...
Jun.3  Baghdad  Russian diplomats ambushed Jun.5  Baghdad  Police impostors kidnap 50 Jun.6  Baghdad  Targeted civilian killings soar in May Jun.6  Canada  Terror suspects in court Jun.6  Canada  Terror plans included beheading Jun.7   Iraq Iraq begins releasing 592 prisoners Jun.8   Iraq   U.S. airstrike kills al-Zarqawi Map of Baquba Iraq
  Al Qaeda in Iraq leader, the coalition's most wanted man in Iraq, was killed near Baquba
 U.S. and Iraqi officials first revealed the news to reporters. U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Bill Caldwell: two F-16s dropped two 500-pound bombs on a safe house 6 people, including and a key al-Zarqawi lieutenant, spiritual adviser Sheik Abd-al-Rahman, were killed in the strike Bush: Al-Zarqawi's death gives Iraq a chance to 'turn the tide' in the fight against the insurgency
Jun.9  Iraq  Cell phone tracking helped find al-Zarqawi Jun.9  Gaza  Hamas fired rockets into Israel Jun.10  Baghdad  Autopsy performed on al-Zarqawi Jun.11   Guantanamo Suicides spur criticism
  The suicides of 3 inmates at the prison camp spurred renewed calls for changes at the facility
Jun.11  Iraq  Al Qaeda in Iraq vows to shake the enemy Jun.11  Guantanamo  Dead detainee 'was to be freed' Jun.13   Indonesia   Bali bomb cleric freed from jail  Abu Bakar Ba'asyir was convicted over the 2002 nightclub bombings, which killed 202 people Jun.14   Sri Lanka 58 killed in bus blast  At least 58 people have been killed after their bus,travelling to a market, struck a mine in Anuradhapura district Jun.15  London  UK agrees to jail Charles Taylor Jun.15  Baghdad  U.S. reveals face of new terror chief Jun.15  Kandahar  Bus blast kills 10 Jun.16  Baghdad  'Shoe bomber' hits mosque Jun.17   Baghdad 23 killed in string of attacks
Jun.17   Baghdad Insurgents captured U.S. soldiers
  Iraqi witnesses say they saw 2 U.S. soldiers being led away by masked insurgents to a pair of cars
Jun.19   Baghdad Prosecution demands Saddam death
Jun.19  Italy  Italian bid to indict US soldier Jun.19  Iraq  Al Qaeda group claims soldiers kidnapping Jun.20   UN Tribunal   Taylor on way to Hague for trial  Former Liberian was on a plane on his way to stand trial on 11 war crimes charges Jun.21   Baghdad Lawyer for Saddam Hussein found slain Jun.21   USA 8 U.S. troops charged with murder  Seven Marines and a Navy corpsman were charged with murder in the killing of civilian near the town of Hamdaniya Jun.22   Miami   Seven arrests over 'Chicago plot'
  The FBI has arrested 7 people who were planning to blow up Chicago's Sears Tower.    5 US citizens and two foreigners, including a Haitian, were s...
Jun.23  Florida  Terror mission 'bigger than 9/11' Jun.23  Iraq  Bombing at mosque kills 9 Jun.23   Somalia Swedish cameraman shot dead   Martin Adler shot during a huge rally in Mogadishu, held to support Thursday's peace agreement Jun.23  Arab Countries  Al Qaeda No. 2 mourns al-Zarqawi Jun.23  Washington  US fears home-grown terror threat Jun.25   Iraq Al Qaeda group killed 4 Russian hostages
  The statement, video on a Web site: the Mujahedeen Shura Council had beheaded 3 of the men and shot 1 to death.    On June 3 a car came under fire; Russian Embassy official Vitaly Titov in the attack, and diplomats Fyodor Zaitsev, Rinat Agliuglin, Anatoly Smirnov and O...
Jun.26   Iraq Deadly bombs hit markets Jun.28   Belgium Bodies of missing girls found Jun.28  West Bank  Settler's body believed found Jun.29   Osama bin Laden New 'Bin Laden message' released



World, June 2006 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.1   China China, Russia agree Iran deal
Jun.3  European Union  EU chief 'to deliver Iran deal' Jun.3   Iran Ahmadinejad won't give up nucl. Program Jun.3  Czech Republic  Election ends in deadlock Jun.4  Iran  Iran warns U.S. on oil shipments Jun.4   Peru Peruvians elect Garcia president
  Former President appeared to be staging a political comeback after his previous administration ended in economic ruin.    For weeks, Garcia portraid Humala as a dangerous threat to democracy and peace and referred to the former army officer's involvement...
Jun.5   Palestine   Abbas pushes for statehood poll
  Palestinian leader will call a referendum on his plan that implicitly recognises Israel's right to exist
Jun.5  Iran  EU begins package talks with Iran Jun.6   Iran Iran 'positive' on nuclear offer Jun.6  West Bank  Abbas extends deadline for Hamas Jun.6  Washington  Bush encouraged by Iran response Jun.6   European Union Europe 'connived in CIA flights'
  A report into secret US flights for terror suspects will be presented to the Council of Europe
Jun.7  Washington  Secret CIA jail claims rejected Jun.7  Norway  Sri Lanka, Tamil rebels hold meeting Jun.7  Washington  Photos may support Haditha charges Jun.8  Iran  Iran rejects 'carrot-stick' moves Jun.10  Gaza  Funerals for beach victims Jun.11  Austria  Iran urges IAEA to show restraint Jun.12  European Union  EU agrees to start Turkey talks Jun.13   Baghdad   Bush makes surprise visit
  The President arrived in Baghdad on a visit to meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.    Bush and Maliki met in the US embassy in the fortified Green Zone. The t...
Jun.13  Jerusalem  Beach deaths 'not Israel's fault' Jun.13  Baghdad  Bush in Baghdad: 'Seize the moment' Jun.14  Washington  Bush says Iraq trip inspiring Jun.14  UN  UN told of mass Darfur killings Jun.15   Nepal PM and rebel leader meet Jun.16   Iran   Incentives a 'step forward'  President Ahmadinejad said that the 6-nation package to halt uranium enrichment was a step forward Jun.17   Palestine Powers agree Palestinian aid plan Jun.17  Japan  NK warned over 'provocative' test Jun.18   Slovakia PM concedes election defeat Jun.18  Caribbean  Resolution passes to resume whaling Jun.19   Washington US warns N Korea off missile test Jun.19  Washington  Bush: Iran must stop uranium work Jun.21   Austria Bush-EU talks focus on Iran, Iraq Jun.21  Austria  Bush: The US 'wants to end Guantanamo' Jun.21   Switzerland Israel admitted to Red Cross Jun.22  Kabul  Karzai criticises foreign tactics Jun.23  Washington  US fears home-grown terror threat Jun.24  Baghdad  Iraq PM to unveil unity proposals Jun.25  USA  Buffett gives $30 billion Gates Foundation Jun.25   East Timor PM ready to resign Jun.26   Gaza Demands set for captured Israeli Jun.26  Jerusalem  Israel rules out prisoner release Jun.27   Hamas Hamas 'implicitly accepts Israel' Jun.28  Gaza  Hamas attacks US over Gaza raid Jun.28   Kuwait Women vote in poll Jun.29   U.S. Supreme Court Guantanamo tribunals 'illegal'  The US Supreme Court: the administration does not have the authority to try suspects by military tribunal Jun.29   Netherlands Dutch government collapses  Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende resigns after immigration row over Somali-born lawmaker Jun.30  Gaza  Palestinian PM condemns Gaza raid