AP World Ch.7

Events

common market

1957 - 1994

Middle East

UN partition of israel

1947

israel vs. arab war

1948 - 1949

Pahlavi

1953 - 1978

Nasser nationalizes Suez Canal

1956

PLO

1964

6-day war

1967

Yom Kippur war

1973

iran-iraq war

1980 - 1988

operation desert storm

1991

Africa

colonial rwanda/burundi

1880 - 1962

bohr independence

1931

algerian war for independence

1954 - 1962

ghana independence

1957

Bantustans

1959

congo 1st republic

1960 - 1965

sharpeville massacre

1960

Mandela arrested

1962

independent rwanda

1963 - 1990

Mobutu

1966 - 1997

uganda independence

1971

soweta riots

1976

Asia

japan held korea

1900 - 1945

Japan held Indonesia

1942 - 1945

us occupied japan

1945 - 1952

philippines independnece

1946

india independnece

1947

Nehru (in power)

1947 - 1964

Indonesia independence

1949

korean war

1950 - 1953

indonesia civil war

1965 - 1967

indira gandhi r.

1966 - 1984

ASEAN

1967

khmer rouge

1970 - 1979

americas

Castro in power

1959

Allende elected

1970

USSR in Afghanistan

1979 - 1989

Iran-contra scandal (1980s)

Approx. 1980 - Approx. 1990

us destroys al-qaeda headquarters

2001 - 2002

Iraq war

2003 - 2011

arab spring

2011 - 2014