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Current Events Quiz, April 16, 2012



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Egypt's election commission made news last weekend by

 
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Question 2.
The Taliban freed 400 inmates (including some militants) during a prison break in

 
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Question 3.
The UN Security Council voted unanimously last weekend to

 
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Question 4.
North Korea's neighbors reacted with fear and anger last week at its plans to conduct a _____________ test.

 
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Question 5.
North Korea's high profile test (mentioned in the previous question)

 
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Question 6.
After Iran met with diplomats from six world powers about its nuclear program last weekend in Turkey, the parties agreed to

 
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Question 7.
British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived in ________________ last weekend, becoming the first western leader to visit the country since 1948.

 
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Question 8.
During the historic visit referenced in the previous question, David Cameron called for EU sanctions against the country

 
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Question 9.
Developing countries have failed to agree on a single candidate, making Jim Yong Kim the likely next president of the

 
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Question 10.
In one of the most ambitious assaults on Kabul since 2001, ________________ launched a series of coordinated attacks on the city on Sunday.

 
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