The World News Crossword - June 17th, 2018 is a 6 page PDF containing:
(1) A crossword based on last week’s news events,
(2) A Search and Cloze puzzle that helps explain the causes and issues associated with immigration to the USA,
(3) Another Search and Cloze puzzle that explains the FIFA World Cup tournament, and
(4) A crossword all about Turkey. (Did you know Turkey's border with Azerbaijan is just 18 kilometres long and the that whole border is a river?)
So what happened last week? Well, speaking of Turkey, they had an election and almost 90% of eligible voters voted. There were blasts at political rallies in Ethiopia and Zimbabwe. Syria's army dropped more barrel bombs in the south of the country. A residential building in Germany exploded. Over 100,000 people protested in London, demanding another Brexit referendum. An Afghan asylum seeker on Nauru was flown to Australia for palliative care. The leader of Romania's ruling party went to jail, guilty of corruption. Israel's Prime Minister's wife was charged with fraud. And New Zealand's Prime Minister gave birth to a baby girl and women in Saudi Arabia were allowed to drive cars.