Prometheus starts to send a file immediately. Epimetheus stops him, highlighting the few points she thinks are valid.
1999 was, on the whole, relatively boring - NATO commenced air bombardment on Yugoslavia on March 24th, but that seems to be the only major event.
September 11th 2001, multiple terrorist attacks, the World Trade Towers were brought down, and the Pentagon attacked by planes. As the year ended, the 'War on Terror' began, and the United States of America invaded Afghanistan.
March 19th 2003, Great Britain and the United States of America invade Iraq.
July 7th 2005, London bombings.
September 10th 2008, Large Hadron Collider at CERN becomes operational.
August 19th 2010, American troops withdrawn from Iraq.
Feburary 11th 2011, culmination of the Egyptian Revolution.
April 15th 2013, bombing at the Boston Marathon.
(Accounts of the form of war and the methods used for the terrorist attacks are also highlighted to hopefully provide a comparison.)