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Monday, December 3, 2001
is sworn in as head of the interim government in
People\'s Republic of China
is granted permanent
status with the
U.S. President George W. Bush announces the United States' withdrawal from the 1972
Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty
Parliament of India is attacked
12 are killed. This brings
India and Pakistan to the brink of war
forms within 1.5 degrees of the equator. No other
in recorded history has come as close to the equator.
flight is diverted to
attempts to set his shoe, filled with explosives, on fire.
Officials announce that one of the Taliban prisoners captured after the prison uprising at Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan is John Walker Lindh, an American citizen.
The United States government indicts
for involvement in the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Law enforcement raid members of