Historical Events for September 2007
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5th - Three terrorists suspected to be a part of Al-Qaeda are arrested in Germany after allegedly planning attacks on both the Frankfurt International airport and US military installations.
10th - Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif returns to Pakistan after seven years in exile, following a military coup in October 1999.
11th - Russia tests the largest conventional weapon ever, the Father of all bombs.
12th - Shinzo Abe announces his intention to resign as Prime Minister of Japan.
12th - Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada is convicted of the crime of plunder.
14th - Restrictions on the traditional Latin Mass are officially removed in the Roman Catholic Church as Pope Benedict XVI's motu proprio Summorum Pontificum takes effect.
16th - One-Two-GO Airlines Flight 269 carrying 128 crew and passengers crashes in Thailand killing 89 people.
17th - AOL, once the largest ISP in the U.S., officially announces plans to refocus the company as an advertising business and to relocate its corporate headquarters from Dulles, Virginia to New York, New York.
18th - Pervez Musharraf announces that he will step down as army chief and restore civilian rule to Pakistan, but only after he is re-elected president.
18th - Buddhist monks join anti-government protesters in Myanmar, starting what some called the Saffron Revolution.
24th - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gives a controversial speech on the campus of Columbia University.
26th - Shinzo Abe formally ends his term as Prime Minister of Japan.
29th - Calder Hall, the world's first commercial nuclear power station, the magnox reactor and Calder hall was demolished in a controlled explosion.