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66. 

The Kuril Islands, which has been seen in the news, is claimed by which countries?

A. Ukraine and Russia
B. China and Russia
C. Japan and Russia
D. UK and Russia

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Kuril Islands dispute between Japan and Russia is over the sovereignty of the South Kuril Islands. These islands are claimed by Japan but occupied by Russia as the successor state of the Soviet Union.

67. 

Prasar Bharati has signed an MoU with which country's Public Broadcaster 'RTA' for collaboration in the field of broadcasting?

A. Argentina
B. Mexico
C. Belgium
D. Brazil

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Prasar Bharati has signed an MoU with the Public Broadcaster of Argentina Radio Television Argentina (RTA) for collaboration in the field of broadcasting.

68. 

Which country's president has received John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award 2022?

A. Slovakia
B. Ukraine
C. Romania
D. Hungary

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy received John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award 2022.

69. 

Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who received John F Kennedy Award, hails from which country?

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

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has been named for his valour to protect the Ukrainian people during the Russia-Ukraine Conflict.

70. 

Emmanuel Macron has won the Presidential Election in which country?

A. France
B. UK
C. Germany
D. South Africa

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Emmanuel Macron has won the Presidential Election in France amidst a historic challenge from far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.