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May 6, 2016
With international military tensions ratcheting up in and around the Black Sea, we're exploring why this body of water is so important to the region. And we're taking you aboard a U.S. nuclear submarine to find out what life is like under the surface. Fridays are awesome on CNN Student News!
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1. Officials in what African nation recently set fire to 12 towers of illegal ivory, hoping to send a message that poaching will not be tolerated?
2. South Korea recently unveiled Olympic uniforms and tracksuits that are designed to protect athletes against what disease?
3. What is the nickname that the American Academy of Dermatology has given to the first Monday in May to raise awareness about skin cancer?
4. Name the island, a territory of the U.S., that is undergoing a sort of exodus during a recession that has lasted 10 years.
5. Name the Cuban capital, where a cruise ship recently made a historic visit following decades of travel restrictions between the U.S. and Cuba.
6. In what U.S. city has school enrollment dropped by 100,000 students in the last decade, reducing state funding and leading to tremendous debt?
7. What kind of natural disaster caused the destruction of 1,600 buildings and the evacuation of an entire city in Alberta, Canada this week?
8. Name the two U.S. presidential candidates who won Tuesday's primaries in Indiana.
9. A drop in oil prices, a government decision to print money, severe inflation, and rationing are all contributing to an economic crisis in what South American nation?
10. What body of water is bordered by Russia, Ukraine, Romania and Turkey (among others) and is in the region of an international military buildup?
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