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Memorable World Moments of 2012

War with Iran?

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Cruise Ship SinksEurozone Crisis PlanEmbassies Close in SyriaQuran BurningPutin Wins in RussiaKony 2012 Goes ViralPapal VisitsDemocracy in MyanmarTaylor ConvictedBritish Tabloid ScandalBlind Chinese LawyerFrench Presidential OverhaulBomber Special Agent?Egypt VotesKim Jong Un's WifeFleeing SyriaOlympic GamesBenghazi AttackWar with Iran?Chavez WinsPeace PrizePresident Obama Re-electedIsraeli-Palestinian ClashChina's New GovernmentEgyptian ProtestsMexico's New President

War with Iran?

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly (shown here) and other comments made about Iran’s nuclear program elevated the debate in September over a possible Israeli strike on Iran.


From the sinking of the Italian cruise liner to Egypt's first free presidential vote in decades, we take a look back at some of the top international events of 2012.