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Current Events Quiz, June 25, 2012

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Syria has admitted to shooting down a ___________ jet that allegedly violated its airspace.

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Question 2.
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

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Question 3.
This Pakistani official was forced out of office and replaced last week after an order by the country's Supreme Court.

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Question 4.
The ratings agency Moody’s made news last week by downgrading 15

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Question 5.
Following parliamentary elections, Greece succeeded in forming a coalition government led by

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Question 6.
Last weekend this disgraced former leader was in critical condition at a military hospital after his health rapidly deteriorated.

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Question 7.
Last week's "Rio+20" UN conference focused on

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Question 8.
Egypt's military rulers have issued a new constitutional declaration that

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Question 9.
The Taliban took scores of hostages and 13 people were killed in a 12-hour siege at a popular hotel in

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Question 10.
The leftist president of this Latin American country was impeached and removed from office last week.

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