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Current Events Quiz, December 12, 2011

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
This powerful Egyptian group, which had great success in the country's parliamentary elections, has pulled out of an advisory council set up by Egypt's military rulers.

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Question 2.
Most members of the European Union have agreed to new rules that will

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Question 3.
This high-profile EU member state refused to agree to the new EU rules.

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Question 4.
Pakistan's embattled president made news last week as he reportedly left the country

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Question 5.
Fears of armed conflict grew last week after a disputed election in this African country.

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Question 6.
In Russia's parliamentary elections, the ruling party United Russia

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Question 7.
In the aftermath of the Russian elections, Moscow's streets were filled last Saturday with

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Question 8.
Climate talks in Durban, South Africa last week

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Question 9.
A U.S. citizen was jailed last week for insulting, in a blog post, the monarch of this country.

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Question 10.
Twin attacks targeting Shia Muslims last week killed 59 people and raised fears that insurgents are seeking to provoke sectarian strife in this country.

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