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B. 06-03 Van der Sloot arrested in Chile Vina del Mar, Chile
2. 06-03 DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader Japan
D. 06-12 American teenage sailor rescued Global
4. 06-12 Shoot-to-kill in Kyrgyz south Osh, Kyrgyzstan
06-13 Tens of thousands flee ethnic violence Osh, Kyrgyzstan
6. 06-15 Bloody Sunday killed were innocent Londonderry, Northern Ireland
7. 06-20 Santos wins election Colombia
I. 06-22 Alleged drug kingpin arrested Kingston, Jamaica
9. 06-23 Obama fires US Afghan commander Washington

Summary.     Click for More > Bloody Sunday killed were innocent Santos wins election  Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points Alleged drug kingpin arrested Map of Kingston Jamaica
Van der Sloot arrested in Chile   He's the suspect in a young woman's slaying in Peru and previously considered a suspect in the disappearance of U.S. Natalee Holloway in Ar... DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader American teenage sailor rescued Shoot-to-kill in Kyrgyz south Tens of thousands flee ethnic violence Map of Osh Kyrgyzstan
Jun.1  Japan  PM 'to step down'
 Guatemala  More than 175 dead from weekend storm
 Israel  Gaza raid detainees freed
Jun.2  Northern England  12 killed in England shooting spree
 Istanbul  Gaza activists receive welcome
Jun.3   Chile
 Bangladesh  Housing-block fire kills more than 100
  Japan
Jun.4  Florida  Successful blast-off for Falcon 9
 Louisiana  BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Jun.6  Paris  Nadal wins fifth French Open
 Gaza  Israel foils scuba dive attack
Jun.7  Afghanistan  10 troops killed in Afghanistan
 Mexico  55 bodies found in mass grave
Jun.8  Pakistan  Gunman kill six in attack on Nato convoy
Jun.9  Kandahar  39 dead in blast at Afghanistan wedding
 Netherlands  Dutch PM resigns party leadership
 UN Security Council  U.N. votes new sanctions on Iran
 Philadelphia  Blackhawks get Stanley Cup
Jun.10  Louisiana  Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
Jun.11  Johannesburg  South Africa ties Mexico in Cup opener
 Southern U.S.  Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead
Jun.12   Global
 Kyrgyzstan  Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops
  Kyrgyzstan
 Slovakia  Centre-right opposition wins election
Jun.13   Kyrgyzstan
  Nearly 114 people have been killed in ethnic violence in Kyrgyzstan, and more than 700 hospitalized.    The aid official described a 'humanitarian catastrophe'. Another 1,458 have been...
 Baghdad  Blast, gunfire kill 15 near bank
 Jerusalem  Israel sets up inquiry into Gaza flotilla raid
Jun.15   Northern Ireland
 Washington  Obama in national address on oil
Jun.16  Iran  Iran says it's working on new reactor
 U.S. Congress  US Congress set to grill BP chief
Jun.17  Los Angeles  Lakers edge Celtics, win 16th title
Jun.18  Kyrgyzstan  Kyrgyz leader: Death toll much higher
Jun.19  Beijing  China hints at stronger currency
 Sweden  Sweden's crown princess marries
 Johannesburg  Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot
Jun.20   Colombia
 China  46 workers killed in mine blast
 Louisiana  BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier'
Jun.21  New York  Times Square bomb suspect pleads guilty
Jun.22   Jamaica
  Christopher 'Dudus' Coke, 41, was arrested outside Kingston.    He was detained at a roadblock accompanied by a Christian pastor...
 Washington  Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims Jun.23   Washington Obama fires US Afghan commander Jun.24   Belgium Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe  Afghanistan  June deadliest month for coalition troops  Johannesburg  Holders Italy out of World Cup by Slovakia   Washington Obama and Medvedev hail 're-set' ties  Upstate New York  Jamaican drug lord arrives in U. S. Jun.26  Toronto  G8 condemns North Korea over sinking Jun.27  South Africa  Germany thrash England  Vatican  Pope deplores Belgian 'sex abuse' raids  Toronto  G20 agrees on deficit cuts by 2013  Kyrgyzstan  Kyrgyzstan approves new constitution Jun.28  Turkey  Turkey bars Israel military flight   Washington   Feds charge 10 with spying for Russia  After Medvedev visit, the Justice Department arrested on charges of being Russian agents involved in a long-term mission in the country  Johannesburg  Brazil storm into quarterfinals  North Mexico  Gunfire kills gubernatorial candidate Jun.29  Italy  Italy to fight for crucifixes in classrooms  Louisiana  Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up  Manila  Aquino sworn in as Philippines president Jun.30  Cyprus  Spy suspect 'missing' in Cyprus  Texas  Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in


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USA
Obama cautious on new move to halt leak
Obama in national address on oil
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims
Obama fires US Afghan commander
Obama and Medvedev hail 're-set' ties
Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut
Times Square bomb suspect pleads guilty
Jamaican drug lord arrives in U. S.
Feds charge 10 with spying for Russia
BP set to lower US oil-spill cap
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead
Obama in national address on oil
US Congress set to grill BP chief
BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier'
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in
Blackhawks get Stanley Cup
Lakers edge Celtics, win 16th title
Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims
Obama fires US Afghan commander
European Union
Dutch PM resigns party leadership
Centre-right opposition wins election
Bloody Sunday killed were innocent
Sweden's crown princess marries
Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe
Italy to fight for crucifixes in classrooms
12 killed in England shooting spree
Mobster: Amanda Knox is innocent
Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe
Spy suspect 'missing' in Cyprus
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Soderling ends Federer reign
Nadal to play Soderling in Open final
Nadal wins fifth French Open
Italian makes history in Paris
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Southern U.S.
Obama cautious on new move to halt leak
Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead
BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier'
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
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Washington
Obama in national address on oil
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Obama fires US Afghan commander
Obama and Medvedev hail 're-set' ties
Feds charge 10 with spying for Russia
Too soon to be 'pleased' with BP progress
Obama in national address on oil
US Congress set to grill BP chief
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Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims
Obama fires US Afghan commander
Louisiana
Obama cautious on new move to halt leak
Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier'
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
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Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot
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South Africa ties Mexico in Cup opener
Holders Italy out of World Cup by Slovakia
Germany thrash England
Brazil storm into quarterfinals
Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot
Kyrgyzstan
Shoot-to-kill in Kyrgyz south
Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops
Kyrgyzstan approves new constitution
Kyrgyz leader: Death toll much higher
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Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops
Tens of thousands flee ethnic violence

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PM 'to step down'  Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama's ruling party struggles to revive its chances in an election expected in July More than 175 dead from weekend storm  The death toll from Tropical Storm Agatha continued to grow, with 152 reported killed in Guatemala, 16 in Honduras and nine in El Salvador Gaza raid detainees freed 12 killed in England shooting spree   At least 12 people have been killed and 25 injured after a gunman -- believed to be a local taxi driver -- went on a shooting spree through 3... Gaza activists receive welcome Van der Sloot arrested in Chile Map of Vina del Mar Chile


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Jun.1   Japan  
 Paris  Soderling ends Federer reign
  Guatemala  
  Israel
 Turkey  Obama, Turkish PM speak on raid


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Jun.2   Northern England  
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Jun.3   Chile  
  He's the suspect in a young woman's slaying in Peru and previously considered a suspect in the disappearance of U.S. Natalee Holloway in Aruba
  Bangladesh   Housing-block fire kills more than 100   A fire in a densely populated part of the capital has killed more than 100 people began after an electrical transformer exploded  Louisiana  BP set to lower US oil-spill cap   Japan   DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader
  Ruling party is making the outgoing finance minister almost certain to become prime minister after the resignation of the country's previous leader.    Kan, 63, will become Japan's fifth prime minister in 3 y...


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Jun.4  Paris  Nadal to play Soderling in Open final   Florida Successful blast-off for Falcon 9
 Louisiana  Obama cautious on new move to halt leak   Louisiana     BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf  On day 46 of the oil spill, BP began to siphon oil from the ruptured undersea well to the surface, where it was flowing onto the awaiting drill...  Gaza  Israeli navy 'shadowing' Gaza aid ship

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Jun.6   Paris Nadal wins fifth French Open
 Paris  Italian makes history in Paris   Gaza Israel foils scuba dive attack  Washington  Too soon to be 'pleased' with BP progress

June 7 ... more > Top ^

Jun.7   Afghanistan 10 troops killed in Afghanistan
  Mexico     55 bodies found in mass grave   Mexican authorities found 55 bodies inside a mine ventilation shaft that was used as a mass grave in the city of Taxco  Spain  Public sector to strike against austerity

June 8 ... more > Top ^

Jun.8  UN Security Council  U.N. to vote on tougher Iran sanctions   Pakistan Gunman kill six in attack on Nato convoy
 Louisiana  Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut

June 9 ... more > Top ^

Jun.9   Kandahar   39 dead in blast at Afghanistan wedding  A bombing at a wedding ceremony Wednesday in Kandahar province killed 39 people and wounded 73 others   Netherlands   Dutch PM resigns party leadership  Jan Peter Balkenende resigned as leader of the Christian Democratic Alliance after exit polls projected that his party would lose 20 parliamentary...   UN Security Council   U.N. votes new sanctions on Iran   The Council voted to impose new sanctions on Iran to try to force it to suspend its nuclear program. President Ahmadinejad dismisses new san...   Philadelphia Blackhawks get Stanley Cup
 Alabama  Oil spill spurs sickness in U.S. states

June 10 ... more > Top ^

Jun.10  London  Oil spill 'will not harm' UK-US ties   Louisiana     Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'  Scientists estimate the leaking BP oil well in the Gulf of Mexico was releasing 20,000 to 40,000 barrels per day through last week  Peru  der Sloot knows where Holloway's body is

June 11 ... more > Top ^

Jun.11   Johannesburg South Africa ties Mexico in Cup opener
  Southern U.S. Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead  Italy  Mobster: Amanda Knox is innocent

June 12 ... more > Top ^

Jun.12   Global   American teenage sailor rescued
  Abby Sunderland who ran into problems trying to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world has been rescued in the Indian Ocean
  Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops
  Kyrgyzstan     Shoot-to-kill in Kyrgyz south Map of Osh Kyrgyzstan
  Interim government worked to quell an upsurge of ethnic violence that killed dozens people and injured more than 500 others
  Slovakia Centre-right opposition wins election  South Africa  Green blunder costs England victory vs US  Washington  US urges quicker BP oil strategy

June 13 ... more > Top ^

Jun.13   Kyrgyzstan   Tens of thousands flee ethnic violence
Map of Osh Kyrgyzstan
  Nearly 114 people have been killed in ethnic violence in Kyrgyzstan, and more than 700 hospitalized
 The aid official described a 'humanitarian catastrophe'. Another 1,458 have been wounded. 80,000 refugees have fled across the border into neighboring Uzbekistan
  Baghdad Blast, gunfire kill 15 near bank  South Africa  Ghana take first African win   Jerusalem     Israel sets up inquiry into Gaza flotilla raid   Israel has announced an internal inquiry into its deadly raid last month on a convoy of Gaza-bound aid ships

June 14 ... more > Top ^

Jun.14  Peru  Van der Sloot confession released  Washington  Obama: Oil spill 'will shape how US thinks'  Mexico  10 Mexican police killed in ambush  Cape Town  Italy stumble to Cup draw with Paraguay  UN  UN calls for Kyrgyzstan aid corridor

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Jun.15   Northern Ireland   Bloody Sunday killed were innocent
Map of Londonderry United Kingdom
  All those killed on Bloody Sunday were innocent, the Saville Report has ruled. Thirteen marchers were shot dead on 30 January 1972
 U.S. Congress  US oil firms 'not ready' for leak   Washington     Obama in national address on oil   US President has made his first national address from the Oval Office to outline his response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill  North Korea  N. Korea rejects findings, threatens war

June 16 ... more > Top ^

Jun.16   Iran   Iran says it's working on new reactor  Iran is starting design work on a new nuclear reactor, the head of the country's Atomic Energy Organization said  South Africa  Switzerland stun Spain  South Africa  S. Africa's dream halted by Uruguay  Washington  BP to fund $20bn oil spill payout   U.S. Congress     US Congress set to grill BP chief  Tony Hayward is set to face a grilling, a day after the oil firm agreed a $20bn compensation fund for victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spil...

June 17 ... more > Top ^

Jun.17  South Africa  Mexico sink sorry French  U.S. Congress  Congress tells BP ignored oil well dangers   Los Angeles Lakers edge Celtics, win 16th title
 Kyrgyzstan  Kyrgyz interim leader visits Osh  New York  Shahzad indicted on 10 counts

June 18 ... more > Top ^

Jun.18   Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz leader: Death toll much higher
 South Africa  Germany stunned by Serbia at World Cup  United Kingdom  BP 'strong despite spill setback'

June 19 ... more > Top ^

Jun.19   Beijing China hints at stronger currency
  Sweden Sweden's crown princess marries   Johannesburg Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot  Washington  BP CEO Hayward criticised for yacht trip

June 20 ... more > Top ^

Jun.20  South Africa  French football turmoil after row  South Africa  New Zealand hold Italy  Jerusalem  Israel reveals Gaza blockade restrictions   Colombia   Santos wins election
  Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points
 Poland  Presidential election headed for runoff   China 46 workers killed in mine blast
  Louisiana BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier'  California  McDowell takes U.S. Open title  Russia  Russians 'to cut gas to Belarus'

June 21 ... more > Top ^

Jun.21   New York Times Square bomb suspect pleads guilty
 Washington  US money 'reaches Taliban'

June 22 ... more > Top ^

Jun.22   Jamaica   Alleged drug kingpin arrested
Map of Kingston Jamaica
  Christopher 'Dudus' Coke, 41, was arrested outside Kingston
 He was detained at a roadblock accompanied by a Christian pastor, who said Mr Coke was going to the US embassy to hand himself in
 South Africa  Argentina secure top spot  South Africa  France's nightmare ends, hosts fall short   Washington Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims  Washington  US Gulf oil drilling ban overturned

June 23 ... more > Top ^

Jun.23   Washington     Obama fires US Afghan commander
  Gen Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Obama after critical comments about senior US officials in a magazine.    He will be replaced by Gen David Petra...
 South Africa  U.S. and England qualify

June 24 ... more > Top ^

Jun.24   Belgium   Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe
  Belgian authorities have raided the headquarters of the Belgian Catholic Church during an investigation into child sex abuse claims
  Afghanistan June deadliest month for coalition troops   Johannesburg Holders Italy out of World Cup by Slovakia  USA  Report: U.S. hikers were in Iraqi territory  Pakistan  Five US men convicted of 'terror plot'   Washington     Obama and Medvedev hail 're-set' ties
  Russian President and his US counterpart have marked a warming in relations between the two countries on Mr Medvedev's first visit to America
 Athens  Deadly blast at Greece ministry  South Africa  Japan beat Denmark to join last 16   Upstate New York   Jamaican drug lord arrives in U. S.   Christopher 'Dudus' Coke was extradited from Jamaica to the United States, where he is to face drug and weapons charges

June 25 ... more > Top ^

Jun.25  South Africa  Spain beat Chile to top spot  Rome  Mass infant burial site investigated  Canada  Merkel: there are no divisions with Obama

June 26 ... more > Top ^

Jun.26   Toronto G8 condemns North Korea over sinking  Kabul  Karzai backs choice of Petraeus  South Africa  Uruguay 2-1 South Korea  South Africa  Uruguay advances over South Korea  South Africa  Ghana seal win over US, 2-1  Toronto  Obama berates N. Korea over Cheonan  Toronto  US warns over recession risks at G20

June 27 ... more > Top ^

Jun.27   South Africa Germany thrash England
  Vatican Pope deplores Belgian 'sex abuse' raids  CIA  Afghan war 'hard and slow' - CIA  Guinea  Guinea holds first free election since 1958   Toronto     G20 agrees on deficit cuts by 2013   Leaders at the summit in Canada have agreed to cut national budget deficits without stunting economic growth  Johannesburg  Argentina disposed of Mexico, 3-1   Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan approves new constitution

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Jun.28   Turkey     Turkey bars Israel military flight  Turkey has barred an Israeli military flight from Turkish airspace, in apparent retaliation for Israel's raid on an aid convoy bound for Gaz...   Washington     Feds charge 10 with spying for Russia
  After Medvedev visit, the Justice Department arrested on charges of being Russian agents involved in a long-term mission in the country
 They were part of an operation where agents posed as ordinary citizens, some living together as couples for years
  Johannesburg Brazil storm into quarterfinals   North Mexico Gunfire kills gubernatorial candidate  South Africa  Dutch outclass Slovakia  Southern China  Taiwan and China to sign key deal

June 29 ... more > Top ^

Jun.29   Italy Italy to fight for crucifixes in classrooms
 South Africa  Paraguay beat Japan on penalties, 5-3  South Africa  FIFA apologizes to England, Mexico  Cape Town  Spain beats Portugal 1-0  U.S. Senate  Petraeus: Afghan fighting may worsen   Louisiana     Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up  Oil clean-up activities like skimming and controlled burning are halted because of the arrival of Hurricane Alex in the Gulf of Mexico   Manila Aquino sworn in as Philippines president

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Jun.30   Cyprus Spy suspect 'missing' in Cyprus
  Texas Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in  Afghanistan  Taliban rule out negotiations with Nato


Israel foils scuba dive attack 10 troops killed in Afghanistan Gunman kill six in attack on Nato convoy Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops Tens of thousands flee ethnic violence Map of Osh Kyrgyzstan




World, June 2010 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2010
Jun.4  Gaza  Israeli navy 'shadowing' Gaza aid ship
Jun.6   Gaza
Jun.7   Afghanistan
Jun.8   Pakistan
Jun.12   Kyrgyzstan
Jun.13   Kyrgyzstan
  Nearly 114 people have been killed in ethnic violence in Kyrgyzstan, and more than 700 hospitalized
 The aid official described a 'humanitarian catastrophe'. Another 1,458 have been wounded. 80,000 refugees have fled across the border into neighboring Uzbekistan
Jun.14  UN  UN calls for Kyrgyzstan aid corridor Jun.15  North Korea  N. Korea rejects findings, threatens war Jun.19   Johannesburg Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot Jun.22   Washington Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims Jun.23   Washington   Obama fires US Afghan commander
  Gen Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Obama after critical comments about senior US officials in a magazine.    He will be replaced by Gen David Petra...
Jun.24   Afghanistan June deadliest month for coalition troops
Jun.26  Kabul  Karzai backs choice of Petraeus Jun.27  CIA  Afghan war 'hard and slow' - CIA Jun.28   Turkey   Turkey bars Israel military flight  Turkey has barred an Israeli military flight from Turkish airspace, in apparent retaliation for Israel's raid on an aid convoy bound for Gaz... Jun.29  U.S. Senate  Petraeus: Afghan fighting may worsen Jun.30  Afghanistan  Taliban rule out negotiations with Nato



World, June 2010 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.1   Guatemala More than 175 dead from weekend storm  The death toll from Tropical Storm Agatha continued to grow, with 152 reported killed in Guatemala, 16 in Honduras and nine in El Salvador Jun.3   Bangladesh Housing-block fire kills more than 100   A fire in a densely populated part of the capital has killed more than 100 people began after an electrical transformer exploded Jun.3  Louisiana  BP set to lower US oil-spill cap Jun.4  Louisiana  Obama cautious on new move to halt leak Jun.4   Louisiana   BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf  On day 46 of the oil spill, BP began to siphon oil from the ruptured undersea well to the surface, where it was flowing onto the awaiting drill... Jun.6  Washington  Too soon to be 'pleased' with BP progress Jun.9  Alabama  Oil spill spurs sickness in U.S. states Jun.10  London  Oil spill 'will not harm' UK-US ties Jun.10   Louisiana   Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'  Scientists estimate the leaking BP oil well in the Gulf of Mexico was releasing 20,000 to 40,000 barrels per day through last week Jun.11   Southern U.S. Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead
Jun.12   Global American teenage sailor rescued
  Abby Sunderland who ran into problems trying to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world has been rescued in the Indian Ocean
Jun.12  Washington  US urges quicker BP oil strategy Jun.15  U.S. Congress  US oil firms 'not ready' for leak Jun.15   Washington   Obama in national address on oil   US President has made his first national address from the Oval Office to outline his response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill Jun.16  Washington  BP to fund $20bn oil spill payout Jun.16   U.S. Congress   US Congress set to grill BP chief  Tony Hayward is set to face a grilling, a day after the oil firm agreed a $20bn compensation fund for victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spil... Jun.17  U.S. Congress  Congress tells BP ignored oil well dangers Jun.18  United Kingdom  BP 'strong despite spill setback' Jun.20   China 46 workers killed in mine blast
Jun.20   Louisiana BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier' Jun.29   Louisiana   Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up  Oil clean-up activities like skimming and controlled burning are halted because of the arrival of Hurricane Alex in the Gulf of Mexico Jun.30   Texas Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in



World, June 2010 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.3  Louisiana  BP set to lower US oil-spill cap Jun.4   Florida Successful blast-off for Falcon 9
Jun.4   Louisiana   BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf  On day 46 of the oil spill, BP began to siphon oil from the ruptured undersea well to the surface, where it was flowing onto the awaiting drill... Jun.6  Washington  Too soon to be 'pleased' with BP progress Jun.7  Spain  Public sector to strike against austerity Jun.8  Louisiana  Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut Jun.10   Louisiana   Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'  Scientists estimate the leaking BP oil well in the Gulf of Mexico was releasing 20,000 to 40,000 barrels per day through last week Jun.12  Washington  US urges quicker BP oil strategy Jun.15  U.S. Congress  US oil firms 'not ready' for leak Jun.15   Washington   Obama in national address on oil   US President has made his first national address from the Oval Office to outline his response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill Jun.16  Washington  BP to fund $20bn oil spill payout Jun.16   U.S. Congress   US Congress set to grill BP chief  Tony Hayward is set to face a grilling, a day after the oil firm agreed a $20bn compensation fund for victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spil... Jun.17  U.S. Congress  Congress tells BP ignored oil well dangers Jun.18  United Kingdom  BP 'strong despite spill setback' Jun.19   Beijing China hints at stronger currency Jun.19  Washington  BP CEO Hayward criticised for yacht trip Jun.20  Jerusalem  Israel reveals Gaza blockade restrictions Jun.20  Russia  Russians 'to cut gas to Belarus' Jun.22  Washington  US Gulf oil drilling ban overturned Jun.26  Toronto  US warns over recession risks at G20 Jun.27   Toronto   G20 agrees on deficit cuts by 2013   Leaders at the summit in Canada have agreed to cut national budget deficits without stunting economic growth Jun.28  Southern China  Taiwan and China to sign key deal



World, June 2010 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.1  Paris  Soderling ends Federer reign Jun.4  Paris  Nadal to play Soderling in Open final Jun.6   Paris Nadal wins fifth French Open
Jun.6  Paris  Italian makes history in Paris Jun.9   Philadelphia Blackhawks get Stanley Cup Jun.11   Johannesburg South Africa ties Mexico in Cup opener Jun.12  South Africa  Green blunder costs England victory vs US Jun.13  South Africa  Ghana take first African win Jun.14  Cape Town  Italy stumble to Cup draw with Paraguay Jun.16  South Africa  Switzerland stun Spain Jun.16  South Africa  S. Africa's dream halted by Uruguay Jun.17  South Africa  Mexico sink sorry French Jun.17   Los Angeles Lakers edge Celtics, win 16th title Jun.18  South Africa  Germany stunned by Serbia at World Cup Jun.20  South Africa  French football turmoil after row Jun.20  South Africa  New Zealand hold Italy Jun.20  California  McDowell takes U.S. Open title Jun.22  South Africa  Argentina secure top spot Jun.22  South Africa  France's nightmare ends, hosts fall short Jun.23  South Africa  U.S. and England qualify Jun.24   Johannesburg Holders Italy out of World Cup by Slovakia Jun.24  South Africa  Japan beat Denmark to join last 16 Jun.25  South Africa  Spain beat Chile to top spot Jun.26  South Africa  Uruguay 2-1 South Korea Jun.26  South Africa  Uruguay advances over South Korea Jun.26  South Africa  Ghana seal win over US, 2-1 Jun.27   South Africa Germany thrash England Jun.27  Johannesburg  Argentina disposed of Mexico, 3-1 Jun.28   Johannesburg Brazil storm into quarterfinals Jun.28  South Africa  Dutch outclass Slovakia Jun.29  South Africa  Paraguay beat Japan on penalties, 5-3 Jun.29  South Africa  FIFA apologizes to England, Mexico Jun.29  Cape Town  Spain beats Portugal 1-0



World, June 2010 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.1   Israel Gaza raid detainees freed
Jun.2   Northern England 12 killed in England shooting spree   At least 12 people have been killed and 25 injured after a gunman -- believed to be a local taxi driver -- went on a shooting spree through 3... Jun.3   Chile Van der Sloot arrested in Chile
Map of Vina del Mar Chile
  He's the suspect in a young woman's slaying in Peru and previously considered a suspect in the disappearance of U.S. Natalee Holloway in Aruba
Jun.6   Gaza Israel foils scuba dive attack Jun.7   Mexico   55 bodies found in mass grave   Mexican authorities found 55 bodies inside a mine ventilation shaft that was used as a mass grave in the city of Taxco Jun.8  Louisiana  Rig survivors: BP ordered shortcut Jun.9   Kandahar 39 dead in blast at Afghanistan wedding  A bombing at a wedding ceremony Wednesday in Kandahar province killed 39 people and wounded 73 others Jun.10  Peru  der Sloot knows where Holloway's body is Jun.11  Italy  Mobster: Amanda Knox is innocent Jun.13   Baghdad Blast, gunfire kill 15 near bank Jun.14  Peru  Van der Sloot confession released Jun.14  Mexico  10 Mexican police killed in ambush Jun.17  New York  Shahzad indicted on 10 counts Jun.18   Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz leader: Death toll much higher Jun.19   Johannesburg Rwanda ex-army chief Nyamwasa shot Jun.21   New York Times Square bomb suspect pleads guilty Jun.22   Jamaica Alleged drug kingpin arrested Map of Kingston Jamaica
  Christopher 'Dudus' Coke, 41, was arrested outside Kingston
 He was detained at a roadblock accompanied by a Christian pastor, who said Mr Coke was going to the US embassy to hand himself in
Jun.24   Belgium Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe
  Belgian authorities have raided the headquarters of the Belgian Catholic Church during an investigation into child sex abuse claims
Jun.24  Pakistan  Five US men convicted of 'terror plot' Jun.24  Athens  Deadly blast at Greece ministry Jun.24   Upstate New York Jamaican drug lord arrives in U. S.   Christopher 'Dudus' Coke was extradited from Jamaica to the United States, where he is to face drug and weapons charges Jun.27   Vatican Pope deplores Belgian 'sex abuse' raids
Jun.28   Washington   Feds charge 10 with spying for Russia
  After Medvedev visit, the Justice Department arrested on charges of being Russian agents involved in a long-term mission in the country
 They were part of an operation where agents posed as ordinary citizens, some living together as couples for years
Jun.28   North Mexico Gunfire kills gubernatorial candidate Jun.30   Cyprus Spy suspect 'missing' in Cyprus



World, June 2010 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.1   Japan PM 'to step down'  Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama's ruling party struggles to revive its chances in an election expected in July Jun.1  Turkey  Obama, Turkish PM speak on raid Jun.2   Istanbul Gaza activists receive welcome
Jun.3   Japan DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader
  Ruling party is making the outgoing finance minister almost certain to become prime minister after the resignation of the country's previous leader.    Kan, 63, will become Japan's fifth prime minister in 3 y...
Jun.4   Florida Successful blast-off for Falcon 9 Jun.4  Louisiana  Obama cautious on new move to halt leak Jun.6  Washington  Too soon to be 'pleased' with BP progress Jun.7  Spain  Public sector to strike against austerity Jun.8  UN Security Council  U.N. to vote on tougher Iran sanctions Jun.9   Netherlands Dutch PM resigns party leadership  Jan Peter Balkenende resigned as leader of the Christian Democratic Alliance after exit polls projected that his party would lose 20 parliamentary... Jun.9   UN Security Council U.N. votes new sanctions on Iran   The Council voted to impose new sanctions on Iran to try to force it to suspend its nuclear program. President Ahmadinejad dismisses new san... Jun.10  London  Oil spill 'will not harm' UK-US ties Jun.12   Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz leader invites Russian troops Jun.12   Kyrgyzstan   Shoot-to-kill in Kyrgyz south Map of Osh Kyrgyzstan
  Interim government worked to quell an upsurge of ethnic violence that killed dozens people and injured more than 500 others
Jun.12   Slovakia Centre-right opposition wins election Jun.13   Jerusalem   Israel sets up inquiry into Gaza flotilla raid   Israel has announced an internal inquiry into its deadly raid last month on a convoy of Gaza-bound aid ships Jun.14  Washington  Obama: Oil spill 'will shape how US thinks' Jun.15   Northern Ireland Bloody Sunday killed were innocent Map of Londonderry United Kingdom
  All those killed on Bloody Sunday were innocent, the Saville Report has ruled. Thirteen marchers were shot dead on 30 January 1972
Jun.15  U.S. Congress  US oil firms 'not ready' for leak Jun.15   Washington   Obama in national address on oil   US President has made his first national address from the Oval Office to outline his response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill Jun.15  North Korea  N. Korea rejects findings, threatens war Jun.16   Iran Iran says it's working on new reactor  Iran is starting design work on a new nuclear reactor, the head of the country's Atomic Energy Organization said Jun.16   U.S. Congress   US Congress set to grill BP chief  Tony Hayward is set to face a grilling, a day after the oil firm agreed a $20bn compensation fund for victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spil... Jun.17  Kyrgyzstan  Kyrgyz interim leader visits Osh Jun.19   Sweden Sweden's crown princess marries Jun.20   Colombia Santos wins election
  Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points
Jun.20  Poland  Presidential election headed for runoff Jun.21  Washington  US money 'reaches Taliban' Jun.22   Washington Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims
Jun.22  Washington  US Gulf oil drilling ban overturned Jun.23   Washington   Obama fires US Afghan commander
  Gen Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Obama after critical comments about senior US officials in a magazine.    He will be replaced by Gen David Petra...
Jun.24   Belgium Belgian Catholic offices raided in sex probe
  Belgian authorities have raided the headquarters of the Belgian Catholic Church during an investigation into child sex abuse claims
Jun.24  USA  Report: U.S. hikers were in Iraqi territory Jun.24   Washington   Obama and Medvedev hail 're-set' ties
  Russian President and his US counterpart have marked a warming in relations between the two countries on Mr Medvedev's first visit to America
Jun.25  Rome  Mass infant burial site investigated Jun.25  Canada  Merkel: there are no divisions with Obama Jun.26   Toronto G8 condemns North Korea over sinking Jun.26  Kabul  Karzai backs choice of Petraeus Jun.26  Toronto  Obama berates N. Korea over Cheonan Jun.26  Toronto  US warns over recession risks at G20 Jun.27   Vatican Pope deplores Belgian 'sex abuse' raids Jun.27  Guinea  Guinea holds first free election since 1958 Jun.27   Toronto   G20 agrees on deficit cuts by 2013   Leaders at the summit in Canada have agreed to cut national budget deficits without stunting economic growth Jun.27   Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan approves new constitution Jun.28   Turkey   Turkey bars Israel military flight  Turkey has barred an Israeli military flight from Turkish airspace, in apparent retaliation for Israel's raid on an aid convoy bound for Gaz... Jun.28  Southern China  Taiwan and China to sign key deal Jun.29   Italy Italy to fight for crucifixes in classrooms Jun.29  U.S. Senate  Petraeus: Afghan fighting may worsen Jun.29   Manila Aquino sworn in as Philippines president