BALOOGAN REPORT 2008
Papua New Guinea
Political crisis in Thailand
Philippines rocked by typhoon
Australia on fire
The US and the Iraqi Government sign the US-Iraq Status of Forces Agreement providing for the withdrawal of US troops from Iraqi cities by 30 June 2009 and a complete withdrawal of US forces from Iraq by the end of 2011.
ICELAND BANKS COLLAPSING
Stock market crash
President George W. Bush signs the revised Emergency Economic Stabilization Act into law
Accident aboard Russian submarine K-152 Nerpa kills 20
New officers naval command etc
VICE PRESIDENT ELECT SARAH PALIN
The United Nations General Assembly Elects Turkey, Austria, Japan, Uganda, and Mexico to two-year terms on the Security Council.