Modern United States Timeline.pptx - MODERN UNITED STATES TIMELINE Noah W Gump Boston Marathon Killing 2013 Invasion of Iraq 2003 Osama Bin Laden is

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MODERN UNITED STATES TIMELINE Noah W. Gump
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Osama Bin Laden is Killed: 2011 Invasion of Iraq: 2003 1990 1992 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 Invasion of Afghanistan: 2001 The U.S. in Kosovo: 1997 9/11: 2001 Bombing of WTC and Oklahoma City: 1995 USS Cole Bombing: 2000 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: 2010 Boston Marathon Killing: 2013 The First Gulf War: 1990- 1991
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THE FIRST GULF WAR: 1990-1991 After Saddam Hussein invaded his neighbor, the Department began facing its first international crisis post- Cold War. “Operation Desert Storm” was launched because of the crisis. This operation was a 100-hour long attack on the Iraqi soldiers in Kuwait, it ended in their expulsion. This Photo by Unknown Author is licensed under CC BY-SA
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BOMBING OF WTC AND OKLAHOMA CITY: 1995 At 9:02 a.m., on April 19, 1995, a truck that was packed full of explosives was detonated in front of the Alfred P. Murrah building in Oklahoma City. This powerful explosion blew up the north wall of the building and the surrounding area. After everything had been done to help and heal people, the death toll was 168. This Photo by Unknown Author is licensed under CC BY-SA
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THE U.S. IN KOSOVO:1997 During the civil war going on in Kosovo in 1997, a group was created to make contact with Kosovo in 1998. This intervention may have prevented any
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