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

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August 31, 2002

August 23, 2002

August 22, 2002

August 21, 2002

August 19, 2002

August 18, 2002

August 17, 2002

  • Extreme weather: The Elbe crests at Dresden at the record height of 30.84 feet. 30,000 Germans are evacuated along the river's path.

August 16, 2002

  • Thousands of fans gather at Graceland in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the death of Elvis.

August 14, 2002

August 13, 2002

August 12, 2002

August 11, 2002

August 10, 2002

August 9, 2002

August 8, 2002

August 7, 2002

  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Israeli forces kill 6 Palestinians: Israeli undercover soldiers kill four Palestinian militants wound three in a gun-fight in Tulkarm[?]. An Israeli sniper kills Hussam Hamdan[?], a member of Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Israeli troops and 30 tanks push into northern Gaza, killing a Palestinian policeman. These come in response to the attacks of August 4 listed below.

August 5, 2002

August 4, 2002



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