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Encyclopedia > January 2002

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A timeline of events in the news for January, 2002.

See also:

  • Afghanistan timeline January 1-16, 2002
  • Afghanistan timeline January 17-31, 2002

January 29, 2002

January 24, 2002

January 23, 2002

January 20, 2002

  • Speed skating: world championships sprint, Hamar, Norway. Katriona Lemay-Doan of Canada wins in the women's event (2. Andrea Nuyt, Neth., 3. Anzhela Kotyuaga, Bel.), Jeremy Wotherspoon, also of Canada becomes the champion in the men's competition (2. Casey Fitzrandolph, USA, 3. Michael Ireland, Can.).

January 8, 2002

January 4, 2002

  • U.S. officials announce they have custody of Ibn al-Shaykh al-Libi.

January 4, 2002

January 3, 2002

  • Beer brewer Freddy Heineken (grandson of the brewery's founder) died in his home at the age of 78.

January 1, 2002

Topics in the news in January 2002

Background for events in January 2002

The War in Afghanistan: Background

U.S. Domestic Response to Terrorism: Background

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Background

India and Pakistan

Other Conflicts

Science and Technology


  • ETA
  • Anti-war protests

Business news

Celebrity news

Sports news

  Results from FactBites:
January 2002 DTC (163 words)
To join the January Jujubes in their Yahoo egroup, you will need to send an email listing your DTC Date (Documents to China), your agency, the age of child requested and a little information about who you are.
With what started as a tongue in cheek suggestion, the January Jujubes stuck (no pun intended) as a name for our group.
The 'Western' Jujube is known as the sweet treat that is colorful and lends a playful quality that we think we as a group have.
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