3rd millennium

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In contemporary history, the third millennium is a period of time that began on January 1, 2001, and will end on December 31, 3000 of the Gregorian calendar. It is the third and current period of one thousand years in the Anno Domini or Common Era. [1] [2]

Events

The events in this section are organized according to the UN geoscheme.

Events of the 3rd millennium
  Africa Americas Asia Europe Oceania
21st century 2001 African Union established
2003–2009 War in Darfur
2010 Arab Spring [3]
2011–present Libyan Crisis
1964–present Colombian conflict
2001 September 11 attacks [4]
2002 Venezuelan coup d'état attempt
2006–present Mexican Drug War
2003–2011 Iraq War
2011 Tōkohu earthquake and tsunami
2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
2011–present Syrian Civil War
2004–2013 Enlargement of the European Union
2008 Russo-Georgian War
2014 Annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation
2015–present European migrant crisis
2013 Tasmanian Bushfires [5]
Other Languages
العربية: ألفية 3
asturianu: Mileniu III
Avañe'ẽ: III su ary
azərbaycanca: III minillik
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 3 тысячагодзьдзе
български: 3 хилядолетие
bosanski: 3. milenij
brezhoneg: IIIe milved
čeština: 3. tisíciletí
Ελληνικά: 3η χιλιετία
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Ters milèni
español: III milenio
Esperanto: 3-a jarmilo
euskara: 3. milurtekoa
français: IIIe millénaire
한국어: 제3천년기
hrvatski: 3. tisućljeće
Bahasa Indonesia: Milenium ke-3
italiano: III millennio
Basa Jawa: Milenium ka-3
ქართული: III ათასწლეული
Kiswahili: Milenia ya 3
Latina: Millennium 3
latviešu: 3. tūkstošgade
Lëtzebuergesch: 3. Joerdausend
lietuvių: 3 tūkstantmetis
la .lojban.: 2xyxyxymoi
magyar: 3. évezred
македонски: III милениум
მარგალური: III ვითოშწანურა
Bahasa Melayu: Milenium ke-3
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၃ ထောင်စုနှစ်
Nederlands: 3e millennium
日本語: 3千年紀
Napulitano: III millennio
Nordfriisk: 3. juardüüsen
саха тыла: 3-с тыһыынча сыл
Sesotho sa Leboa: Ngwagakete 3
Simple English: 3rd millennium
slovenčina: 3. tisícročie
slovenščina: 3. tisočletje
српски / srpski: 3. миленијум
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 3. milenijum
українська: 3-тє тисячоліття
Tiếng Việt: Thiên niên kỷ 3
粵語: 第3千年
žemaitėška: 3 tūkstontmetis
中文: 3千纪