The United States of America swears in a new President.
- The Three Gorges Dam is finished. Cutbacks in the Chinese budget force many cost cutting measures to be implemented in its construction. Within weeks cracks begin to appear and other structural elements show signs of fatigue and stress.
- May 13th - Water begins to break through a large crack in the surface of the Three Gorges Dam. Two days later, the dam almost completely disintegrates.
- One of the largest car bombs ever explodes in Islamabad, Pakistan destroying an entire city block and killing the president of Pakistan and several key National Assembly members.
- July 15th - Most of the Caribbean and the southern half of Florida are decimated by Hurricane Larry, a category five hurricane. The U.S. Navy base at Guantánamo Bay is completely leveled.
- A tremendous heat wave stretches across most of the northern hemisphere during the summer months. By the time it begins to cool down, almost 60,000 people are dead with a 50% shortfall in crops worldwide.
- The Libyan leader dies.
|Timeline of the Twilight War (3rd Edition)|
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