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26. 

Which country launched a 'reusable experimental spacecraft' into orbit?

A. India
B. China
C. USA
D. Russia

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

China launched an experimental reusable spacecraft into orbit on Friday (Sept. 4), with few details about what the spacecraft will do. A report from Chinese state media's Xinhua said the launch was successful and that a Long March 2F rocket sent the spacecraft into orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi Desert, but it provided no information about exact launch time or what technologies the spacecraft will test.

27. 

Mustapha Adib is set to become the next Prime Minister of which nation?

A. Belarus
B. Lebanon
C. Mali
D. Turkey

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Lebanon's Ambassador to Germany, Mustapha Adib is set to become the country's next Prime Minister. Adib was named by four former Lebanon Prime Ministers as their choice for the post.

28. 

Tripura recieved first Inland Shipping Cargo from which country?

A. Sri Lanka
B. China
C. USA
D. Bangladesh

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Relations between India and Bangladesh reached another milestone on Thursday, following the operationalization of the Daukandi (Bangladesh)-Sonamura (Tripura) Inland Waterway Protocol route. This would be the first-ever export consignment from Bangladesh to Tripura through the inland waterways.

29. 

Which country recently published an annual report on Chinese Military power?

A. India
B. Russia
C. USA
D. UAE

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The United States recently published an annual report on Chinese Military power. According to the report, the Chinese Navy is now the largest in the world. Highlights The report says that the overall battle force of China is approximately 350 ships and submarines. This includes 130 major surface combatants.

30. 

Which nation launched Indo-Pacific Strategy?

A. Thailand
B. Germany
C. Ireland
D. France

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The current European Union President and the largest economy of Europe, Germany launched Indo-Pacific strategy. It was launched with India. Highlights The strategy has several indirect references to Chinese behaviour in the Indo-Pacific region. Germany has also suggested to play a key role in the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation.