MCJ 10 Current Events

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  1. This country produced 90 percent of all opiate drugs in the world:
    Afghanistan produces 90% of all opiate drugs in the world.
  2. What is the dividing line between North and South Korea?
    Military Demarcation Line
  3. How many American soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan?
  4. How many people were killed in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing?
    168 people
  5. Who won the presidential election in Venezuela to replace the late Hugo Chavez?
    Nicolás Maduro
  6. How many people were killed in the 1993 attack on the World Trade Center?
    Six (6)
  7. Name the city where the massive fertilizer plant explosion took place last week.
  8. Why is Paul Kevin Curtis in the news?
    Mississippi man charged with sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a state judge

    sending ricin-laced letters
  9. Why will Fresno voters go to the polls in June?
    Fresno residents will be going to the polls to decide who picks up their trash.

    • The City Council voted Thursday night to put the question of whether to
    • turn the city owner operation over to a private company.
  10. What ethnicity are the two brothers accused of the Boston Marathon bombings?
  11. Name the U.S. Secretary of Defense.
    Chuck Hagel
  12. The U.S. Secretary of Defense is in the Middle East this week putting the finishing touches on a $10 billion arms deal with these three countries:
    Israel, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates
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MCJ 10 Current Events
2013-04-25 12:47:15
MCJ 10 Current Events

MCJ 10 Current Events
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