Morning Ireland News Quiz

Q.1
In response to increasingly hostile threats from North Korea, the United States this week sent an advanced ballistic missile defence system to its base in:

korean

Q.2
The IMF this week warned that under-employment in Ireland had reached a 'staggering' level. Who is the IMF Head of Mission to Ireland?

unemployed

Q.3
Tom Cruise was awarded a Certificate of Irish Heritage this week when it was revealed that his Irish roots extended back to the arrival in Ireland of:

tomandeamon

Q.4
Declan Kidney's reign as coach of the Irish rugby team ended this week after five years and 53 test matches. How many tests did Ireland win in his charge?

kidney1

Q.5
Met √Čireann this week confirmed what many of us knew, that it was the coldest March since records began. But the highest temperature recorded was 14.3 degrees, in which town:

sheep

Q.6
One city recorded only two hours of sunshine in one week. Which city?

sunshine

Q.7
An Irish teenager was arrested and fined after threatening to kill the president of which country?

president