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26. 

The Pacific Air Chiefs Symposium 2021 (PACS-21) was held at which place?

A. Hawaii
B. Georgia
C. Ohio
D. Florida

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Pacific Air Chiefs Symposium 2021 (PACS-21) was held in Hawaii, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

27. 

Which Taliban Cabinet Minister is on the FBI's most-wanted list?

A. Zabhiullah Mujahid
B. Mullah Hasan Akhund
C. Sirajuddin Haqqani
D. Sheikh Mawlawi Noorullah

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The new hardline Taliban government led by Mullah Hasan Akhund includes an all-male cabinet. Sirajuddin Haqqani, named as the interior minister, is on the FBI's most-wanted list with a $10 million bounty on his head.

28. 

Who has been named as the acting Prime Minister of Afghanistan?

A. Mullah Mohammad Yaqoob
B. Mullah Hasan Akhund
C. Sirajuddin Haqqani
D. Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Mullah Hasan Akhund has been named the acting Prime Minister, while Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the group's co-founder, has been named as the deputy Prime Minister.

29. 

Which country has become the first to start COVID-19 vaccination for toddlers?

A. Italy
B. US
C. Cuba
D. UK

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Cuba became the first country in the world to start vaccinating toddlers with the COVID-19 vaccine.

30. 

Under SAGAR mission, the Indian Navy's Offshore Patrol Vessel INS Savitri arrived at Chattogram harbour at which country?

A. Sri Lanka
B. Nepal
C. Bangladesh
D. Thailand

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian Navy's Offshore Patrol Vessel INS Savitri arrived Chattogram harbour, Bangladesh, carrying two 960 LPM (Litres Per Minute) Medical Oxygen Plants (MOP) to support the ongoing efforts of Bangladesh in tackling Covid-19.