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

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