***"What in the World?" Weekly Quiz -- Feb 4-10, 2019***
The Trump Administration pulled the trigger on the INF Treaty February 1stannouncing it was withdrawing from the Cold War era agreement that banned the United States and Russia from THIS.
President Trump said on Sunday that sending American military forces to this troubled country was an option, after Washington recognized the head of the national assembly as the rightful president.
President Trump told the press last week that progress was being made in trade talks with China. Both sides want an agreement that would avoid THIS.
As the window for an agreement on terms for the UK’s departure from the EU close to under two months Prime Minister Theresa May insisted this week THAT:
European nations have created a pathway for non-US dollar trade dealing between their countries and Iran called the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) in order to do THIS.
President Barham Salih of THIS country responded February 4thto President Donald Trump’s statement that the U.S. would use troops stationed there to “watch Iran.” Salid said, “The U.S. is a major power … but do not pursue your own policy priorities, we live here.” THIS country, not a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council is which of these?
Nine major European nations -- France, Spain, Germany, Britain, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Austria and the Netherlands – recognized this Venezuelan leader after expiration of an ultimatum for the sitting president to call new elections. The United States recognized THIS head of the national assembly as interim president last month.
Pope Francis is on a three-day visit to THIS country, the first travel for a head of the Roman Catholic religion to the Arabian Peninsula.
The United States is imposing visa restrictions on THIS country after it refused to accept 7,000 of its nations Washington sought to deport.
The Lunar New Year celebrated in a number of countries is called the Spring Festival in China where it is marked by the largest human migration in the world. This new year the Chinese will be observing the year of WHICH one of these?