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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Migrant Caravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More


A new migrant caravan tests U.S.-Mexico ties, the pneumonia-like virus that started in Wuhan, China, causes alarms and quarantines, and the seventy-fifth anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp is commemorated.


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Trump’s Impeachment Continues, China’s Mysterious Outbreak, and More


The impeachment of U.S. President Donald J. Trump transitions from the House to the Senate, China attempts to suppress a pneumonia-like outbreak ahead of Lunar New Year, and the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum is held in Davos, Switzerland.


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Soleimani’s Killing, U.S.-China ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal, and More


Tensions between the United States and Iran escalate after the killing of Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani, Washington and Beijing finalize their ‘Phase One’ trade deal, and Taiwan holds a pivotal presidential election.


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The World Next Year: Looking Ahead to 2020


Hosts James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon are joined by Paul B. Stares to forecast the coming year’s international challenges and developments.


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 2019-12-19  48m
 
 

The Afghanistan Papers, Trade Talks, and More


U.S.-Taliban peace talks continue amid the release of “The Afghanistan Papers,” the trade feud between the United States and China goes on as the House of Representatives faces an important vote on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, and climate activ


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 2019-12-12  34m
 
 

The UK’s Pivotal Election, Ukraine’s Peace Talks, and More


The United Kingdom holds a pivotal general election, peace talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine continue, and the World Trade Organization grinds to a halt.


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 2019-12-05  36m
 
 

Live! The World Next Week’s Tenth Anniversary Special (Rebroadcast)


In this first-ever live taping of The World Next Week, Jim and Bob sit down with NPR’s Deborah Amos to discuss what’s made headlines over the last decade. Bob shares his thoughts on the state of democracy around the world, Deb describes the progress made


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 2019-11-26  1h9m
 
 

G20 Foreign Ministers Convene, Hong Kong Protests Continue, and More


Group of Twenty foreign ministers convene in Nagoya, Japan, district council elections are held in Hong Kong amid rampant and ever-growing protests, and NATO leaders hold a meeting in London.


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 2019-11-21  31m
 
 

Sergei Magnitsky Is Remembered, SecDef Esper Travels to South Korea, and More


Russia’s Sergei Magnitsky is remembered ten years after his death, U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper travels to Southeast Asia, and the fifth Democratic presidential debate is held in Atlanta.


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 2019-11-14  31m
 
 

TWNW Presents: Why It Matters


The first episode of CFR's new podcast, Why it Matters, takes a look at nuclear launch authority in the United States.


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 2019-11-12  27m