Modern Middle East

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Can you name the notable events/leaders/landmarks of the modern Middle East Since 1900?

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Control of this trade route led to 1956 war.
Religious leader of 1979 Iranian Revolution
1978 Agreement between Israel & Egypt moderated by Carter
1 of the 3 Countries ceding the 'Occupied Territories' to Israel
Iraq invaded this country in 1990.
Location of the Ka'aba Stone (city)
Term for uprisings among PLO supporters inside Israel
Location of PLO headquarters in 1982
Founder of Al-Qaeda and 9/11 mastermind
Egyptian leader assassinated in 1981
Obama addressed the Islamic world from this city (June 2009)
Empire of the Middle East through early 1900s
International body created after WW1
Who invaded Afghanistan in 1979?
International body that decided to partition Palestine in 1947
Date of Israeli Independence
Winner of Arab-Israeli War of 1948
President that launched an attack on Iran in 1980
Leader of PLO from 1969 to 2004
Site of the Rock of Moriah.
British Declaration of 1917 supporting Jewish homeland in Palestine
Movement to create a national home for Jews
600,000 people fled Israel in 1948 creating massive...
1st Prime Minister of Israel
Holiday war of 1973: both sides declare victory
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1942 Declaration that made Zionist goals explicit (hint: NYC)
1 of the 2 main countries dividing up Middle East after WW1
Country that invaded Iraq in 2003
Remnant of the second temple of Jerusalem.
Major Israeli leader fell into a coma in 2006
1993 treaty that created the Palestinian National Authority
Coalition of oil producing nations.
Current Prime Minister of Israel
Group of reformers that restored Turkish Constitution in 1908
Site of pivotal 1948 massacre where over 100 Arabs were killed.
1950s Egyptian leader promoted Pan-Arabism
System created after WW1 whereby Europeans aimed to prepare Arab nations for self-government.
UN resolution declares Jerusalem 'separate body'
Initiated the Pahlavi Dynasty in Iran
1930 report investigates settlement in Palestine
Rebel group that seized control of Kabul in 1996
War hero a founder of the Republic of Turkey
Iranian Dynasty that ended in 1925
Natural Resource found in Iran in 1908
Secretive UK-France treaty of 1916.
Leader of the first Zionist Congress
Current Palestinian Authority Leader
2nd Intifada sparked by an Israeli leader's visit to this mosque
Length of 1967 Israeli War that resulted in the 'Occupied Territories'
2009: US began pulling troops out of this country

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