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When did the six day war end

The Six Day War ended on the 10th June 1967.

What wars was the Korean and the Vietnam name


Which pact opposed NATO

The Warsaw Pact.

What statement accurately identifies a cause of globalization

Improvements in technology made international communication easier.

How did the Holocaust contribute to ongoing Arab-Israeli conflict

Answer this question… When the world saw the atrocities that had been committed on the Jewish people during the Holocaust, many states began strongly supporting creating a Jewish state in Palestine.

Why might a country's leaders have wanted to join the nonaligned movement during the cold war

Answer this question…They were worried that the United States or the Soviet Union might consider funding rebel groups in their countries.

How did Natan Sharansky resist political oppression during the Cold War

He spoke out against the Soviet Union's refusal to allow Jews to immigrate to Israel.

Why is Abdelkader El Djezairi considered an important Algerian leader

He used Islam to unite different groups of Algerians to fight for independence from European colonists.

How did Golda Meir contribute to the development of an independent Israel

She negotiated with the British to encourage increased Jewish immigration to Israel.

What outcomes occurred as a result of the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003

The United States removed Iraq's oppressive dictator.

How did the US contribute to the rise of Muslim extremist leaders in Afghanistan in the late 20th century

It provided many extremists with weapons and supplies in order to fight the Soviet Union.

Which of the following describes the link between U.S. foreign policy and the rise of Islamic extremist leaders in Afghanistan during the late 20th century

The United States provided Islamic extremists with weapons to help them fight against the Soviet Union in Afghanistan.

Which action is an example of a proxy war

During the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1978, the United States armed the Mujahideen to fight the Soviets on its behalf.

What statement about Islam is correct

Answer this question… Islam considers Jesus of Nazareth a prophet but not a god.

Why did Western countries hope to influence governments in the Middle East during the early 20th century

To ensure that Middle Eastern leaders would continue supplying them with oil

What regions have the largest percentage of Muslims in their populations

Northern Africa

What was the US response to international terrorism following the terrorist attacks on September 11 2001

The United States invaded, occupied, and overthrew governments in Afghanistan and Iraq.

How did the George W Bush administration convince Congress and the American people to invade Iraq

By claiming Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, making it a threat to national security

How was the 2010 political protests in Tunisia similar to the 2011 protests in Egypt

Both protests succeeded in peacefully removing dictators from power

What motivated the United States to support the Bay of Pigs invasion

It wanted to overthrow Cuba's communist government.

Which situation best illustrates cultural diffusion

a religious philosopher from india gains followers from the us

What of the following describes an outcome of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003

The United States eliminated Iraq's dictator but created resentment among many Muslims.

What of the following best describes the US goal for invading both Afghanistan and Iraq in the 21st century

To force terrorist groups to stop attacking Western targets using

massive military force.

What statement best summarizes global developments since the terrorist attacks of September 11 2001

Radical Islamist terrorist groups have continued to launch attacks around the world ;)

Why did The UN International Commission of Inquiry on Darfur concluded that the government of Sudan did not pursue a policy of genocide because

Answer this question…

the government's intention was to stop rebels, not to eliminate an ethnic group

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