The World Next Week

A weekly preview of world events in the week ahead from the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).

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TWNW Presents: The President’s Inbox on Trade and Immigration


Ted Alden joins Jim Lindsay to discuss trade and immigration policy after the congressional midterms. Ted is the Bernard L. Schwartz senior fellow at the Council on Fore­­­ign Relations, specializing in U.S. economic competitiveness, trade, and immigratio


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Tripoli Violence, Brexit’s Extension, and More


The United Nations postpones a conference in Libya as the battle for Tripoli continues, Theresa May narrowly avoids a no-deal Brexit, and Indonesia holds a general election.


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U.S.-Mexico Border Chaos, Israel’s Election, and More


Tensions escalate at the U.S. southern border, and Israel holds a highly anticipated election.


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Ukraine’s Upcoming Election, U.S.-China Trade Talks, and More


Ukraine holds its sixth presidential election, U.S.-China trade talks resume, and Congress grapples with the ambitious Green New Deal.


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Thai Hold an Election, Kosovars Commemorate NATO’s War, and More


Thailand conducts its first general election since the 2014 military coup, and Kosovo commemorates twenty years since the end of the war.


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 2019-03-21  32m
 
 

Trump and Bolsonaro Meet, Huawei Creates Conflict, and More


U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro meet at the White House, and Huawei divides the United States and Germany.


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 2019-03-14  25m
 
 

Brexit Day Suspense, Iran-Iraq Trade Talks, and More


The British Parliament is set to vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s revised Brexit deal ahead of a looming deadline, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visits Baghdad for the first time in his tenure to talk trade.


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 2019-03-07  31m
 
 

China's National People's Congress, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, and More


Chinese Premier Li Keqiang opens the annual session of the National People’s Congress, and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner travels to the Middle East ahead of Israel’s general election.


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 2019-02-28  27m
 
 

Trump-Kim Summit Preparations, Conflict in Kashmir, and More


U.S. President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un meet in Hanoi for a second summit, tensions between India and Pakistan escalate, and the Ninety-First Academy Awards are held in Hollywood.


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 2019-02-21  37m
 
 

President Trump’s Border Deal, Nigeria’s Presidential Election, and More


The United States could face another government shutdown, Nigeria holds a presidential election, and U.S. and North Korean officials discuss holding a second summit.


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 2019-02-14  32m