Current Events Quiz, April 13, 2010
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Investigators are examining the crash site of a plane in Smolensk, Russia, which killed Lech Kaczynski. Kaczynski was the President of
A “windfall auction” selling ______ in India launched on Friday, with both domestic and international firms bidding for a segment of the country’s valuable market.
banking and investment firms
offshore oil reserves
3G broadband spectrums
Elections scheduled for Thursday in ______ will likely help to tighten the rule of Mahinda Rajapaksa, the incumbent president, as his party is expected to score a decisive victory.
On Tuesday, the United States released its Nuclear Posture Review, which signaled a significant revision of U.S. nuclear strategy by
expanding the circumstances under which the United States would use nuclear weapons.
limiting the circumstances under which the United States would use nuclear weapons.
committing the United States to a “no-retaliatory strike” position.
expanding the conditions under which the United States would use nuclear weapons to respond to terrorist attacks.
The United States said it would delay a decision to label _____ a “currency manipulator” after that country began to take steps to more clearly define its exchange rate policy.
Last week, President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev formally signed a nuclear weapons treaty that limits each side to
A series of protests in the capital of Bishkek forced the government out of office last week in
The government of ______ last week cracked down on the wave of intensifying protests aimed at overthrowing the government.
Jacob Zuma, the president of ______ last week reprimanded the African National Congress’ Youth Leader for making “provocative statements.”
A $5 billion arms deal concluded last week between Russia and ______ has led to concerns of an emerging arms race that could destabilize the region.
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