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(CNN Student News) -- May 22, 2009

Fill in the blank - The following sentences relate to events that were covered this week on CNN Student News. See if you can identify the missing element from each sentence. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. A new museum exhibit examines former U.S. President __________'s role in the American space program.

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2. President Barack Obama discussed possibilities for a Middle East peace plan with Prime Minister __________ of Israel.

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3. The city of __________ is home to the headquarters of the World Health Organization.

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4. The Atlantic hurricane season officially begins on __________.

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5. The city of Paris celebrated the 120th birthday of its iconic landmark, the __________.

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6. American corporations are setting up trademarks in the nation of __________ in the hopes that the United States lifts an economic embargo against the communist country.

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7. Centenarian __________ recently set his fourth swimming world record.

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8. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced a $100 million aid package to the nation of __________.

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9. The __________ voted not to fund President Obama's plan to transfer military detainees from Cuba to the U.S.

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10. Michiko Kiyokawa received an honorary degree from the __________, where she attended college before being forced into an internment camp during World War II.

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