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

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

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