A small Swiss-owned plane crashes in the Portuguese village of Tires, west of Lisbon, killing at least five people.
A small plane crashes near a Lidl supermarket in Tires just west of Lisbon, killing five people.
- NATO members meet in Lisbon, Portugal, to discuss progress in the War in Afghanistan and relations with Russia.
- Seven defendants are found guilty of abusing children in the Casa Pia child sex abuse trial in Lisbon, Portugal.
- Tens of thousands of Portuguese rally in central Lisbon against the government's austerity measures in one of the biggest protests in recent years.
- European Union leaders sign the Reform Treaty in Lisbon, Portugal.
- Portuguese Minister of Foreign Affairs Lus Amado says Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is not welcome at the December European Union-African Union summit in Lisbon. United Kingdom Prime Minister Gordon Brown says he will not attend if Mugabe is present.