World Boston What in the World? Weekly Quiz – March 21-27, 2022
Russia has demanded surrender of Ukrainian forces in THIS besieged southeastern city where hundreds of thousands of desperate people are trapped amid an extraordinary level of attacks on civilian targets.
Spain has changed its position regarding THIS former colony under dispute between Morocco and Algeria to favor Rabat’s claim. Algiers has recalled its ambassador from Madrid and said Morocco is using migrant flows into Spanish territory as blackmail.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) welcomed a visit by THIS Syrian President, his first trip abroad since the 2011 Arab Spring inspired civil war crippled the country. The meeting with UAE ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed (MBZ) suggests the Gulf Arab states are bringing Syria back into the Arab fold, a move criticized by Washington.
President Biden will travel to Belgium for talks with NATO leaders this week and will visit THIS front-line NATO nation.