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

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