Current Events Quiz, October 31, 2011
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Argentina's president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has been
reelected in a landslide victory.
indicted on corruption charges.
defeated in her attempt to win another term.
selected as the next Secretary-General of the United Nations.
This country's president reportedly delayed asking for international help as flood waters approached the capital city.
European leaders seeking to avoid a catastrophe in the eurozone last week reached a landmark agreement that would
require holders of Greek debt to take a 50% cut in the value of their bonds.
allow three "fiscally secure" countries to immediately join the eurozone.
require Greece to temporarily leave the eurozone.
forgive 100% of Greece's foreign debt.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) is reportedly in contact with ________________________ and is seeking his surrender.
the crown prince of Saudi Arabia
the son of Moammar Qaddafi
Syria's President Assad
former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak
China has reportedly begun a crackdown on
unregistered newspapers throughout the country.
the use of social media.
software and video piracy.
corruption in the Communist Party.
In Tunisia's first democratic election (and the first free vote of the "Arab Spring") a majority of the seats in the constituent assembly were won by
a secular party.
an Islamist party.
a Communist party.
no single party.
It was reported last week that this Asian country could play a key role in stabilizing the eurozone by contributing to an EU rescue fund.
The United States has recalled its ambassador from this country because of fears over his safety.
Somali rebels linked to Al Qaeda have called for attacks on this country, which recently sent soldiers into Somalia.
Reports surfaced last week that this Libyan entity is suspected of killing pro-Qaddafi loyalists and is viewed by some as a threat to democracy.
the Libyan military
the Libyan intelligence services
the Libyan secret police
the National Transitional Council (NTC)
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