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|POP QUIZ ON THE MIDDLE EAST -- ANSWERS MAY |
By Charley Reese of the Sentinel Staff
The Orlando Sentinel, Sunday Feb. 8, 1998
Just so you can keep up with the perpetual crisis in the Middle
East, I have a little quiz for you.
Question: Which country alone in the Middle East has nuclear
Q: Which country in the Middle East refuses to sign the nuclear
non-proliferation treaty and bars international inspections?
Q: Which country in the Middle East seized the sovereign territory
of other nations by military force and continues to occupy it in defiance of
United Nations Security Council resolutions?
Q: Which country in the Middle East routinely violates the
international borders of another sovereign state with warplanes and
artillery and naval gunfire?
Q: What American ally in the Middle East has for years sent
assassins into other countries to kill its political enemies (a practice
sometimes called exporting terrorism)?
Q: In which country in the Middle East have high-ranking military
officers admitted publicly that unarmed prisoners of war were executed?
Q: What country in the Middle East refuses to prosecute its
soldiers who have acknowledged executing prisoners of war?
Q: What country in the Middle East created 762,000 refugees and
refuses to allow them to return to their homes, farms and businesses?
Q: What country in the Middle East refuses to pay compensation
to people whose land, bank accounts and businesses it con-
Q: In what country in the Middle East was a high-ranking United
Nations diplomat assassinated?
Q: In what country in the Middle East did the man who ordered the
assassination of a high-ranking UN diplomat become prime
Q: What country in the Middle East blew up an American
diplomatic facility in Egypt and attacked a U.S. ship in international
waters, killing 33 and wounding 177 American sailors?
Q: What country in the Middle East employed a spy, Jonathan
Pollard, to steal classified documents and then gave some of them to the
Q: What country at first denied any official connection to Pollard,
then voted to make him a citizen and has continuously demanded that
the American president grant Pollard a full pardon?
Q: What country on Planet Earth has the second most powerful
lobby in the United States, according to a recent Fortune magazine survey of
Q: Which country in the Middle East is in defiance of 69 United
Nations Security Council resolutions and has been protected from 29 more by
Q: What country is the United States bombing for years because
"UN Security Council resolutions must be obeyed?"
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