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Current Events Quiz, June 11, 2012

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
This European country agreed last weekend to a 100 billion euro European bailout of its banks.

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Question 2.
A U.S. drone strike in Pakistan last week killed

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Question 3.
UN observers trying to reach the site of an alleged massacre last week in Syria reportedly

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Question 4.
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.

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Question 5.
Talks between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Iran ended last Friday

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Question 6.
Political parties in Egypt have finally reached agreement on how to select a 100-member panel that will

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Question 7.
French voters went to the polls on Sunday in order to

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Question 8.
The government of ________________ has expelled 17 western diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to its envoys being expelled from western countries.

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Question 9.
Japan's prime minister, in a rare personal appeal on national television, made the case for

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Question 10.
Leaks of classified information appear to confirm that the U.S. and Israel collaborated on a

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