Current Events Quiz, June 11, 2012
This activity contains 10 questions.
This European country agreed last weekend to a 100 billion euro European bailout of its banks.
A U.S. drone strike in Pakistan last week killed
dozens of civilians at a girls' school.
the Taliban's reclusive leader.
Al Qaeda's number two leader.
25 Pakistani soldiers.
UN observers trying to reach the site of an alleged massacre last week in Syria reportedly
opened fire on Syrian soldiers blocking their path.
were abducted by pro-regime militias.
were shot at.
The president of _____________ last week signed into law a measure that will impose heavy fines on anyone who organizes or takes part in unsanctioned demonstrations.
Talks between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Iran ended last Friday
with an agreement to allow IAEA inspectors to visit a limited set of sites approved by the Iranian government.
with an agreement to give IAEA inspectors "unfettered access" to Iran's nuclear facilities.
with a deal that allows Iran to enrich uranium for energy production only.
with no progress.
Political parties in Egypt have finally reached agreement on how to select a 100-member panel that will
select the country's next president.
investigate the crimes of former regime officials.
write the country's new constitution.
decide on the future of the Camp David Accords between Egypt and Israel.
French voters went to the polls on Sunday in order to
vote in a referendum on the EU's proposal fiscal treaty.
vote in a referendum on membership in the EU.
elect a new president.
elect a new parliament.
The government of ________________ has expelled 17 western diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to its envoys being expelled from western countries.
Japan's prime minister, in a rare personal appeal on national television, made the case for
a massive military buildup to contain a rising China.
keeping the country's nuclear plants closed indefinitely.
restarting some of Japan's nuclear power plants.
population growth to "save the Japanese people from extinction."
Leaks of classified information appear to confirm that the U.S. and Israel collaborated on a
mission to assassinate Iran's president.
cyberattack against Iran's nuclear program.
wave of covert bombings targeting Syria's leaders.
secret effort to undermine China's government through cyberwarfare.
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