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Current Events Quiz, April 14, 2014



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Statements by both the Syrian government and rebel groups in the country last week claimed that

 
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Question 2.
The government of _______ last week accused the United States government of attempting to overload its internet access by intentionally spamming services based in the country.

 
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Question 3.
The United States government took the unusual step of refusing to issue a diplomatic visa to Hamid Aboutalebi, Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations, asserting that he

 
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Question 4.
The National Security Agency came under fire again last week, as some investigators asserted that agency

 
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Question 5.
Ceremonies held last week in ________ commemorated the 20th anniversary of violence that resulted in more than 800,000 deaths in the country in 1994.

 
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Question 6.
The United Nations Security Council last week voted to approve the deployment of as many as 10,000 soldiers and 1,800 police officers to help restore order in

 
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Question 7.
A public opinion survey released last week found that American’s support for U.S. military intervention in Ukraine

 
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Question 8.
A new deal between employers and unions in France seeks to limit

 
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Question 9.
According to figures released by the Nigerian government last week, the Nigerian economy passed that of South Africa to become the largest on the African continent. What sparked the massive growth in Nigeria’s economy?

 
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Question 10.
Elections began in India last week. What made the elections unusual?

 
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