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Current Events Quiz, September 12, 2011



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Israel evacuated its embassy staff from this city after its embassy was stormed by protesters.

 
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Question 2.
A German court tasked with deciding whether the German government was right to bail out Greece and other eurozone members ruled last week

 
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Question 3.
Despite strong pressure from Israel and the U.S. to change his plans, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas reiterated last week that he is committed to

 
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Question 4.
A convoy of Gaddafi loyalists, including his security chief, reportedly fled to __________________ last week.

 
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Question 5.
A report last week showed that Japan’s economy, which has been struggling to recover from the earthquake and tsunami, in the second quarter of this year

 
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Question 6.
It was reported last week that the liberation of Tripoli has pushed up demand for __________________, leading to a serious shortage of this commodity in Libya.

 
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Question 7.
As the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks approached, U.S. federal authorities reported

 
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Question 8.
A large gas field was discovered in ______________________ last week, a find the country's president described as a 'major event' reinforcing the country's long-term prospects as a global energy supplier.

 
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Question 9.
This city's high court building was the site of a bomb attack last week that was described as the worst terrorist attack on the city in three years.

 
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Question 10.
Russia opened a crucial gas pipeline last week that gives Russia its first direct export link to

 
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