World Boston What in the World? Weekly Quiz – May 8-14, 2023
The Wagner mercenary group chief, THIS Russian, threatened to withdraw his forces from the fierce battle over Bakhmut, Ukraine, citing major troop losses and a shortage of ammunition. By the weekend Moscow pledged more ammo and he reversed course.
Russia will celebrate Victory Day on Tuesday marking THIS event and President Putin will use the occasion to rally support for his faltering “special military operation” in Ukraine.