| Middle East Pop Quiz |
|by Charley Reese|
It's time for another pop quiz on America's favorite region of the world – the Middle East. Let's get started with the subject of nuclear weapons.
Which country in the Middle East actually possesses nuclear weapons?
Which country in the Middle East refuses to sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty?
Which country in the Middle East refuses to allow international inspections of its nuclear facilities?
Which countries in the Middle East have called for the region to be a nuclear-free zone?
Which country in the Middle East occupies land belonging to other people?
Which country in the Middle East has for 60 years refused to allow refugees to return to their homes and refused to consider compensation to them for their lost property?
Which country has roads on which citizens who are Arab may not drive and housing developments where Arabs may not live?
Which country in the region has violated more United Nations resolutions than any other?
Which country in the region has in the past been led by men who at one time were terrorists with a price on their heads?
Which country in the Middle East openly employs assassination against its political enemies?
What are the top five countries from which we import oil?
Which country in the region receives an annual gift of $3 billion or more from Congress?
Which foreign-aid recipient is the only one allowed to receive its aid in a lump sum and which routinely invests part of it in U.S. Treasuries so that taxpayers pay them interest on the taxpayers' gift?
Which country in the Middle East has the most powerful lobby in the U.S.?
Which country in the Middle East are most American politicians, journalists and academics afraid to criticize?
On behalf of which country has the U.S. vetoed the largest number of U.N. Security Council resolutions?
What country do the people in the region consider the world's biggest hypocrite?
Which countries in the Middle East have attacked U.S. ships in international waters?