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Who did the Soviets kill on 27th December 1979?
What country's pro-American government was overthrown by Islamic fundamentalists?
Which continent was not willing to compromise East-West Detente despite the Soviet's invasion of Afghanistan
In what year was the Arab oil embargo imposed on the USA lifted?
in 1980 Carter placed an embargo on the sales of what to the Soviet Union?
Who is good at free kicks?
Where was there a summit meeting in June 1973?
The three groups fighting for power in Angola were: MPLA, FNLA and who?
What was the name of the military alert declared by the USA during the Arab-Israeli conflict?
Carter cancelled plans for which treaty after the Soviets invasion of Afghanistan?
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Which organisation eventually managed to secure a cease-fire?
Hafizullah Amin (Afghanistan) was against what religion?
Who did the Soviet Union ratify a 20 year friendship with in October 1976?
What was the phrase used to describe the USA's (Kissinger's in particular) efforts to ensure diplomatic relations with key Arab states?
President Sadat was determined to end Israeli occupation of the Egyptian 'what', taken after the Six-Day War of 1967?
The coup of which Afghan leader in 1978 caused the Soviets to invade a year later?
The USA had to cease their backing of an Angolan group after 'which' country began to aid them as well?
Which country granted independence to Angola in 1974?
Which group did the USA back covertly in Angola?
In the Arab-Israeli conflict, who did the USA initially back?

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