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Current Events Quiz, December 31, 2012



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Delhi over the weekend, protesting

 
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Question 2.
French President Francois Hollande suffered a setback last week after the French Constitutional Council ruled which policy reform central to his election campaign unconstitutional?

 
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Question 3.
Filipino President Benigno Aquino signed into law a proposal that would make what legal in the country?

 
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Question 4.
A new law tightened the government's control over the Internet in China. What does the new law do?

 
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Question 5.
Russian President Vladimir Putin last week signed a proposal into law that would

 
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Question 6.
The United States government has formally requested the extradition of Henry de Jesus Lopez from Argentina. On what charges does the United States want Lopez extradited?

 
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Question 7.
Iran's Health Minister, Marziyeh Vahid Dastjerdi, was fired last week after a public dispute with President Majmoud Ahmadinejad. What made Dastjerdi's position interesting?

 
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Question 8.
In a potentially important development to address the ongoing conflict in Syria, the government of _____ last week announced it was willing to host peace talks between government and rebel forces.

 
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Question 9.
The Greek Socialist Party has expelled former Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou over allegations he

 
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Question 10.
After weeks of clashes around the town of Bambai, the government of ______ has agreed to open negotiations with the Seleka rebels.

 
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