Portal:Current events/November 2000

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November 2000 was the eleventh month of that century leap year. The month, which began on a Wednesday, ended on a Thursday after 30 days.

Portal:Current events[edit]

This is an archived version of Wikipedia's Current events Portal from November 2000.

  • Widespread flooding throughout England and Wales after days of heavy rain.
  • Phil Goff, Foreign Minister of New Zealand, openly accuses Lieutenant Colonel Filipo Tarakinikini of involvement in the mutiny of November 2.
  • Died: Roger Peyrefitte, 93, French diplomat and author
Law and crime
Politics and elections
Disasters and accidents
  • Catastrophical landslide in Log pod Mangartom, Slovenia, kills seven, and causes millions of SIT of damage. It is one of the worst catastrophes in Slovenia in the past 100 years.
  • Alberto Fujimori is removed from office as president of Peru.
Arts and culture

  • In Canada's Parliamentary elections, Jean Chrétien is re-elected as Prime Minister as the Liberal Party increases its majority in the House of Commons.
November 2000