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22 May 1917

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  • Austro-German troops launch a fierce attack on Russian trenches on the Eastern Front near Kovel
  • Italian troops on the Southern Front advance at Carso
  • Kurdish forces attack the Russian rear near Khanikan in Mesopotamia
  • Hungarian Prime Minister Istvan Tisza resigns at the request of the Austrian emperor, Karl I. Crisis in Austria-Hungary