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  1. Charter of the United nations stated that all colonial peoples should have right to _____________-.
    sekf determination
  2. Most african nations still relied on the export of a _______ or ________
    single crop or natural resources.
  3. greates challenge in africa has been
    aids
  4. impact of west on africa has been greater in what areas
    urban
  5. most african nations imported ___________ and ___________ from the west
    technology and manufactored goods
  6. the ________ wanted land ancient israel to be home for jews
    zionists
  7. During 6 day war Israel ________the size of its territory
    tripled
  8. _______-became 2nd arab nation to recognize israel
    jordan
  9. in 1980 hussein launched brutal war against __________
    iran
  10. wherre is half of the world diamond supply sold
    US
  11. Many african nations today include widely divergent ethnic, linguistic, and territorial groups because.....
    most natl boundaries had been arbitarily drawn by colonial powrs.
  12. What is Africas largest country?
    sudan
  13. what country has mounted and impressive effort to fight aids?
    uganda
  14. what country finally gave up mozambique and angola in 1970's
    portugal
  15. Who was Chinua Achebe?
    a nigerian writer
  16. what is not a result of UN resolution dividing palestine
    issue of palestinian homeland was settled
  17. Who was yasir arafat
    political leader of PLO until his death in 2004
  18. Belief that all africans regardless of natl boundries should be united
    pan africanism
  19. who was S. africas 1st black pres
    nelson mandella
  20. What happended in sharpeville
    in 1960 police opened fire on people who were leading a peaceful march against apartheid
  21. called for destruction of israel and denied existance of holocaust
    ahmadinejab
  22. israel prime minister who met with carter and sadat in 1978
    menachem begin
  23. Who is Usman Conteh
    captured by rebels at 17 and forced to mine diamons for rebes
  24. 60% of worlds ruff diamons come from
    africa
  25. on trial for brutal role in civil wars funded by blood diamonds
    charles taylor
  26. abducted by RUF when 14 later joined them in acts of teror and violence
    freemen
  27. this persian leader conquered babylon and created massive empire before dying in battle in 530 BC
    Cyrus
  28. what did ayatollah call the US
    great satan
  29. most concerning site discovered in iran due to shocking size
    nantanz
  30. U.S navy ship that was severly damageed by iranian mine in 1988
    samule b roberts
  31. name of the system of racial segregation in S africa
    aparteid
  32. irai military leader who invaded kuwait in 1990
    hussein
  33. eqyptian leader who seized suez canal in 1956
    naser
  34. nobel peace prize winner who worked to free mandela from prison
    tutu
  35. brutal civil war raged here for 10 years from 1991-2001 fueled by diamons
    sierra leon
  36. what do they call the process that is now done for all diamonds so that their place of orgin can be documented
    amberly process
  37. main diamond processing company in world
    debeers
  38. leader and founder of RUF
    sanko
  39. means recruit in iran. young men used to overrun iraqi positions during iraq/iran war od 1980's
    basijj
  40. us pres who gave hundreds of $'s to iraq during iraq/iran war
    regan
  41. pakistani scientist who sold secrets about building nuclear reactors
    kon
  42. according to bush, iran, iraq and n korea are called the
    axis of evil
  43. US pres who autorized invasion of iraq in 2003
    George W. bush
  44. S. africa president who allowed for free elections in 1993
    F.W. de klerk
  45. S. african writer who wrote drawn in color
    noni jabayu
  46. US pres who met with egyptian pres and israeli prime minister in 1978 at camp david
    carter
  47. egyptian writer who wrote cairo trilogy
    mahfouz
  48. president of kenya who supported pan africanism
    kenyatta
  49. igandas president who worke to fight AIDS in his country
    museveni
  50. pres of iran in 1997
    khatemi
  51. terrorist grounp founded by bin laden
    al qaeda
  52. object of genocide in rwanda
    tutsis
  53. palestininan resistance movement won majority in palestinian elections 2006
    hamas
  54. title for religious leader of iran
    ayatollah
  55. uprising against israel in occupied territories
    intifada
  56. area in sudan where arab militants attacked african tribal groups
    darfur
  57. rich people in many e. african countries
    wabenzi
  58. radical islamic group formed in lebanon in 1982
    hezbollah

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