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

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