Current Affairs - International

Exercise : International - Latest Current Affairs
  • International - Latest Current Affairs
386.
Where was the Friends of BRICS meeting organized recently?
Soweto
Johannesburg
Pretoria
Tembisa
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Friends of BRICS meeting was organized recently in Johannesburg, where National Security Advisor Ajit Doval attended the event.

387.
Over 700 refugees are yet to be repatriated to which country after they entered Manipur to escape the ongoing violence in their country?
Pakistan
Bangladesh
Laos
Myanmar
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Over 700 refugees are yet to be repatriated to Myanmar after they entered Manipur to escape the ongoing violence in their country. The Manipur government had asked the border-guarding force Assam Rifles to "push back" 718 Myanmar nationals, including 301 children.

388.
In which country did the WHO identify the first case of MERS-CoV this year?
Egypt
Japan
Singapore
UAE
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The WHO identified the first case of MERS-CoV in a 28-year-old male from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

389.
Hun Sen, who made headlines, is the prime minister of which country?
Cambodia
Thailand
Maldives
Singapore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Cambodia's Hun Sen, one of the world's longest-serving prime ministers, said on Wednesday (26th July 2023) he would resign and hand power to his eldest son after almost four decades of hardline rule.

390.
Dr. Thani Al Zeyoudi, elected as the chair of WTO's 13th Ministerial Conference, belongs to which country?
Greece
Qatar
Finland
UAE
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Dr. Thani Al Zeyoudi, the UAE Minister for Foreign Trade, has been chosen as the chair of the 13th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization (WTO), scheduled to be held in Abu Dhabi in February 2024.