The World Next Week

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

https://www.cfr.org/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 36m. Bisher sind 122 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich
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Elections in Guatemala, Protests in Hong Kong, and More


Guatemalans vote, Hong Kong protesters face violent reprisals, and Americans prepare for extreme weather at the onset of fire season.


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Trump Threatens Tariffs, Violence in Khartoum, and More


U.S. President Donald J. Trump threatens to impose tariffs on Mexico, and chaos persists in Sudan’s capital.


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The Anniversaries of D-day and the Tiananmen Square Protests, and More


President Donald J. Trump commemorates D-day with a trip to Normandy, and the world remembers the victims of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests.


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Austria’s No-Confidence Vote, Trump’s Tokyo Visit, and More


Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz faces a no-confidence vote, U.S. President Donald J. Trump travels to Japan, and the Trump administration considers pardoning servicemen convicted of war crimes.


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Elections in Australia, the European Union, and Beyond


In this special episode, James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon discuss upcoming parliamentary elections in Australia and the European Union, as well as India’s six-week-long election, which is drawing to a close.


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 2019-05-16  31m
 
 

Tensions Flare With Iran, a Showdown Between Congress and the White House, and More


Tensions between the United States and Iran flare, Hungary’s far-right prime minister visits the White House, and Congress and the Trump administration prepare for a showdown.


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 2019-05-09  33m
 
 

Thailand’s Coronation, South Africa’s Election, and More


Thailand coronates a new king, South Africa holds a general election, and chaos persists in Venezuela.


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 2019-05-02  34m
 
 

Sri Lanka Mourns Its Losses, Spain Holds an Election, and More


Sri Lankans mourn after the Easter Sunday attacks, Spain holds a snap election, and Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito ascends the throne.


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 2019-04-25  36m
 
 

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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 2019-04-18  32m
 
 

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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 2019-04-11  27m