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Current Events Quiz, October 25, 2010



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
The government of _____ last week announced it would attend the upcoming Nato summit in Lisbon, fueling speculation that the U.S. missile defense shield in Europe.

 
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Question 2.
The Obama administration last week informed Congress that it had reached what agreement with the government of Saudi Arabia?

 
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Question 3.
The Central Intelligence Agency last week conceded that a series of errors and intelligence failures led to an attack in December 2009 that resulted in the death of seven CIA operatives in

 
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Question 4.
Violence erupted in Indonesia last week, as protestors took to the streets protesting

 
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Question 5.
Violence erupted in France last week, as protestors took to the streets protesting

 
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Question 6.
The G20 met over the weekend to discuss growing concern over

 
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Question 7.
Hopes for the future of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks were dashed last week after

 
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Question 8.
It was announced last week that Simon Mann was serving as a close advisor to Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea. Why was this announcement unusual?

 
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Question 9.
Sergei Sobyanin will replace Yuri Luzhhov as mayor of Moscow. Prior to being chosen as Moscow’s new mayor, Sobvanin was most well known as

 
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Question 10.
The European Union last week granted Guillermo Farinas its human rights prize. Farinas drew international attention after undertaking a huger strike intended to pressure the Cuban government into

 
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