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

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