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Current Events Quiz, April 8, 2013

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
The government of North Korea issued a formal warning that they could not guarantee the safety of _____ in Pongyang.

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Question 2.
A Portuguese court last week rejected as unconstitutional

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Question 3.
A flash flood in the city of La Plata, ________, last week claimed more than fifty lives and destroyed an estimated 100,000 homes.

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Question 4.
An estimated 37,000 people have fled and more than 170,000 have been internally displaced a sresult of the military coup that overthrew the government of

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Question 5.
The former Chief of the Navy in Guinea-Bissau, Rear Admiral Na Tchuto, last week was arrested and will be deported to the United States on charges that he

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Question 6.
The Chinese government last week closed markets in Shanghai after

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Question 7.
Italian Prime Minister Giorgio Napolitano last week pardoned a U.S. Air Force colonel who had been convicted in absentia by an Italian court on charges

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Question 8.
According to European Union negotiators, the government of ________ has failed to delivered a “clear and concrete response” to a proposal intended to end a deadlock over the country’s controversial nuclear program.

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Question 9.
______ issued a warning that it would soon be unable to provide life-saving aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan as a result of declining funds.

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Question 10.
The United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) last week issued a warning that it would suspend all food distribution center operations in _______ after angry protesters stormed the centers last week.

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