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Current Events Quiz, September 30, 2013

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
President Barack Obama last week made headlines when he engaged in what activity with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani?

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Question 2.
A resolution requiring Syria eliminate its chemical weapons arsenal was last week passed by the United Nations Security Council

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Question 3.
A terror attack by al-Shabaab extremists at the Westgate Mall in ________ last week resulted in the death of more than 60 people.

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Question 4.
What was the outcome of last week’s national election in Germany?

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Question 5.
The opposition movement in Syria suffered a serious setback last week after

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Question 6.
An earthquake last week in _______ killed at least 300 people.

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Question 7.
In sign that the government of ______ is increasingly worried about North Korea’s nuclear ambitions, it last week imposed a new ban on the export of military-like hardware and chemicals to the regime.

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Question 8.
Twenty-two people, including eight members of the National Guards, were arrested in _______ last week as part of a huge cocaine bust netting more than 1.3 tons of cocaine on a plane.

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Question 9.
A boat carrying dozens of migrants seeking asylum in ______ sank off the coast of Java last week, killing more than 20 people.

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Question 10.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta said he will resign unless the parliament vote to

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