JUNE 25-26: Iraq- Terrorist group ISIL is held responsible for four attacks across the Middle East and Africa during Ramadan.
MAY 23: Ireland- Ireland legalizes same-sex marriage.
MAY 12: Nepal- Another earthquake, measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale, kills around 9,000.
APRIL 25: Nepal- A major earthquake occurs in Nepal, resulting in the deaths of over 7,000.
FEBRUARY 16: Egypt- Egypt begins doing airstrikes against terrorist group ISIL.
JANUARY 9: Nigeria- Despite not being a part of the Middle Eastern War, Nigeria joins the war due their extreme terrorism problem.
JANUARY 3-7: Nigeria- A series of massacres caused by terrorist group Boko Haram kill around 2,000 people.
JANUARY 1: Russia- The Eurasian Economic Union is created, creating an economic union between Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Ossetia, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan.
OCTOBER 31: Burkina Faso- Burkina Faso's president, Blaise Compaore, resigns after protests within the nation.
AUGUST 10: Union of Baltic States- A referendum is held in the Memel Autonomous Region for if they want to gain independence. 58% of voters chose "yes".
JULY 7: Dagestan- Dagestan agrees to aid Chechnya in the Chechen War.
JUNE 19: Spain- King Juan Carlos I of Spain abdicates.
JUNE 5: Iraq- The militant group ISIL begins their offensive in northern Iraq.
MAY 22: Thailand- The Royal Thai Army overthrows the government of Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan in a coup d'état.
MAY 5: Nigeria- Boko Haram militants attack Gamboru Ngala.
APRIL 27: Holy See- Pope John XXIII and John Paul II are canonized.
APRIL 16: Korea- Ferry MV Sewol capsizes and sinks, killing around 315 people.
APRIL 14: Nigeria- Several girls and women are abducted from a school in Chikbok.
MARCH 5: Venezuela- Diplomatic ties between Venezuela and Panama sever as Nicolas Maduro accuses them of being involved in a conspiracy against Venezuela.
FEBRUARY 23: Russia- The Sochi Olympic Games end.
FEBRUARY 7: Russia- The Sochi Olympic Games start.
FEBRUARY: Guinea- The Ebola epidemic in west Africa begins; the first case happened in Guinea.
JANUARY 22: Mali- Mali surrenders, giving independence to Azawad.
DECEMBER 17: China- A Chinese spacecraft "soft"-lands on the moon.
NOVEMBER 26: Syria- After insurgencies of terrorism, Syria joins the Middle Eastern War.
NOVEMBER 24: Persia- Persia agrees to limit their nuclear program.
November 5: Philippines/Vietnam- Typhoon Haiyan hits the Philippines and Vietnam.
SEPTEMBER 21: Kenya- Islamic militants attack a mall in Nairobi.
SEPTEMBER 1: Iraq- Iraq joins the Middle Eastern War.
AUGUST 21: Syria- 1,440 people are killed in the Ghouta chemical attack.
AUGUST 17: India- Upon further investigation, it is revealed that the plane shot down on July 18 was hit by a Pakistani missile. This causes controversy between the two nations.
AUGUST 14: Egypt- Two anti-coup camps are raided, leaving over 2,600 people dead.
JULY 27: United Kingdom- Prince George of Cambridge is born.
JULY 18: India- An Indian plane is mysteriously shot down, leaving all of the passengers dead.
JULY 3: Egypt- After mass protests across the country, Egypt's president, Mohamed Morsi is overthrown in a coup d'état.
JULY 1: Croatia- Croatia becomes the 28th country to join the EU.
JUNE 6: United States- Edward Snowden discloses operations from an American mass surveillance program to news sources.
MAY 8: United States- Obama's vague statement about this causes some controversy, as it sounds like the government is condemning the Chechens as a race.
MAY 7: United States- Due to the tragedy that occurred at the Boston Marathon, the USA gives Russia temporary aid in the Chechen War.
APRIL 24: Bangladesh- An eight-story Bengali commercial building falls, killing 1,120 dead and 2,675 injured.
APRIL 15: United States- Two Chechen brothers bomb the 2013 Boston Marathon. This kills four people and 254 others.
MARCH 13: Holy See- The 266th pope, Pope Francis, is elected.
FEBRUARY 28: Holy See- Pope Benedict XVI resigns as pope, being the first to do so since 1294.
FEBRURARY 15: Russia- A meteor explodes over Chelyabinsk, destroying several buildings and injuring 1,513 people.
NOVEMBER 25: Philippines- Typhoon Pablo starts. This typhoon would result in the deaths of around 1,060 people.
OCTOBER 17: Netherlands- Seven paintings are stolen from the Kunsthal in Rotterdam.
OCTOBER 14: Austria- An Austrian skydiver becomes the first person to break the sound barrier without machine assistance.
SEPTEMBER 8: Norway- Norway cuts all ties with Persia for the same reasons as Canada.
SEPTEMBER 7: Canada- Canada cuts ties by Persia over supporting Syria, their nuclear plans, as well as their human rights abuses.
AUGUST 31: Armenia- Diplomatic relations between Armenia and Hungary sever, following the extradition to Azerbaijan and pardoning of Ramil Safarov.
JULY 30: India- The worst power outage in world history occurs; 620 million Indian citzens are left without power.
AUGUST 12: United Kingdom- The London Olympics end.
JULY 27: United Kingdom- The 2012 Olympics start; they take place in London.
APRIL 26: Liberia- Former Liberian president, Charles Taylor, is found guilty of aiding war crimes during the Sierra Leone Civil War.
APRIL 24: Somaliland- Somaliland independence is recognized.
APRIL 22: Somalia- The Somalian coup takes place, and is a success. Amidst the turmoil, Somaliland declares independence. However, the new Somalian government becomes a democracy similar to that of the USA and declares that they will attempt to rid the country of most of its problems.
APRIL 19: Somalia- Some members of the Somalian government begin plans of a coup.
APRIL 11: Guinea-Bissau- Soldiers in Guinea-Bissau stage a coup d'état, take control of the capital, and arrest the president.
APRIL 10: Japan- Japan decides to aid Azawad in their war of independence.
APRIL 6: Mali- Azawad declares independence from Mali. Mali declares war.
MARCH 22: Mali- Mali's president is ousted in a coup d'état.
FEBRURARY 27: Yemen- After major protests, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is succeeded by his vice president.
FEBRUARY 19: Persia- As a response to the sanctions put in place by the EU, Persia suspends oil exports to all of the countries in the EU.
FEBRUARY 6: United Kingdom- 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the throne
JANUARY 23: Persia- The EU adopts an embargo against Persia.
DECEMBER 15: Iraq- The United States ends the Iraq War.
NOVEMBER 1: Darfur- Darfur joins the UN.
OCTOBER 26: Darfur- Darfur independence is recognized.
OCTOBER 24: Sudan- The Sudan War ends.
SEPTEMBER 5: India- India and Bangladesh make a pact to end the border demarcation dispute.
JULY 20: Thailand- Over 12.8 million people are affected by severe floods.
JULY 20: Somalia- The UN announces a famine in southern Somalia.
JULY 14: Nile Republic- The Nile Republic joins the UN.
JULY 9: Nile Republic- The Nile Republic secedes from Sudan.
JUNE 4: Chile- Chille's Puyehue volcano erupts, forcing around 3000 people to evacuate.
MAY 21: Iceland- Iceland's most active volcano erupts.
MAY 1: United States- Barack Obama announces that the founder of Al Qaeda, Osama bin Laden, had been killed during a military operation in Pakistan.
APRIL 29: United Kingdom- Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine Middleton get married.
MARCH 15: Syria- The Syrian Civil War begins.
MARCH 11: Japan- A 9.0 magnitude earthquake and a subsequent tsunami hits the eastern coast of Japan.
FEBRUARY 11: Egypt- Egypt's president resigns after major protests within Egypt.
JANUARY 24: Russia- Around 35 people are killed and 180 others are injured at a bombing at the Domdedovo International Airport in Moscow.
JANUARY 14: Tunisia- Tunisia's government falls due to these protests.
JANUARY 9: Sudan- Sudan holds a referendum for independence.
JANUARY 4: Tunisia- Anti-government protests in Tunisia begin.
DECEMBER 18: Tunisia- The Tunisian Revolution begins, starting the Arab Spring.
SEPTEMBER 4: New Zealand- A 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocks the city of Christchurch in New Zealand.
AUGUST 1: Persia- Discussions between Persia and the United States confirm that a Persian missile shot down the plane. This severs relations between Persia and the United States even more.
JULY 29: Pakistan- Floods start in Pakistan during monsoon season.
JUNE 10: Kyrgyzstan- Ethnic riots in Kyrgyzstan kill hundreds.
MAY 29: United States- A US airplane flying over the Persian Gulf is mysteriously shot down. Persia is blamed for this.
MAY 19: Thailand- Protests in Bangkok end with a brutal military crackdown.
APRIL 10: Kyrgyzstan- Kyrgyzstan's president flees after rioting occurs.
FEBRUARY 27: Chile- An 8.8 magnitude earthquake occurs in Chile, triggering a tsunami.
FEBRUARY 18: Niger- Niger's president is overthrown.
JANUARY 25: Ethiopia- An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes into the ocean, killing everyone on board.
JANUARY 15: Chad- The Chadian Civil War ends.
JANUARY 12: Haiti- A 7.0 magnitude earthquake devastates Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince.
JANUARY 3: Yemen- Due to threats by Al Qaeda, the United States and United Kingdom close their embassies in Yemen.