Current Events Quiz, June 25, 2012
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Syria has admitted to shooting down a ___________ jet that allegedly violated its airspace.
Despite stonewalling by the ruling military authorities and claims of electoral fraud, Egypt's presidential election appears to have been won--in terms of the actual vote count--by the candidate
who represents the ultra-conservative Salafist Muslim party.
from the Communist Party.
from the Muslim Brotherhood.
who previously served as President Mubarak's vice president.
This Pakistani official was forced out of office and replaced last week after an order by the country's Supreme Court.
The ratings agency Moody’s made news last week by downgrading 15
Following parliamentary elections, Greece succeeded in forming a coalition government led by
the anti-bailout Radical Left Coalition (Syriza).
the pro-bailout center-right New Democracy Party.
the center-left Socialist Party.
the far right Golden Dawn Party.
Last weekend this disgraced former leader was in critical condition at a military hospital after his health rapidly deteriorated.
Last week's "Rio+20" UN conference focused on
international peace and security.
Egypt's military rulers have issued a new constitutional declaration that
expands the power of the presidency.
limits the power of the presidency.
bans the Muslim Brotherhood.
expands the power of parliament.
The Taliban took scores of hostages and 13 people were killed in a 12-hour siege at a popular hotel in
The leftist president of this Latin American country was impeached and removed from office last week.
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