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

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