|designated as:||International Year of Ecotourism|
2002 was the year after the September 11, 2001 attacks and that gave George W. Bush the excuse to take American rights away. The Shrub continued with this slowly over succeeding years. In the US elections the Republicans gained two seats, slightly increasing their power.
Other significant eventsEdit
- North Korea admitted they were developing Nuclear weapons.
- Lagos armoury explosion
- China Airlines Flight 611 plane crash
- July 4 2002 Los Angeles International Airport shooting.