title

The World Next Week

Council on Foreign Relations

56
Followers
220
Plays
The World Next Week

The World Next Week

Council on Foreign Relations

56
Followers
220
Plays
OVERVIEWEPISODESYOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Details

About Us

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

Latest Episodes

U.S. Lawmakers Near Relief Deal, India Imposes Three-Week Lockdown, and More

U.S. lawmakers near a $2 trillion coronavirus relief deal as debate intensifies over economic pain versus lockdown efforts, Indians enter a nationwide, twenty-one-day lockdown, and fragile states and refugee camps begin to grapple with virus concerns.

31 MIN6 d ago
Comments
U.S. Lawmakers Near Relief Deal, India Imposes Three-Week Lockdown, and More

G7 Foreign Ministers Convene Virtually, U.S. Imposes Sanctions, and More

Foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) member states convene virtuallyas the COVID-19 pandemic continues to reshape the world calendar, virus concerns drive a rift between the United States and China, and U.S.-Irantensions escalate again.

-1 s2 w ago
Comments
G7 Foreign Ministers Convene Virtually, U.S. Imposes Sanctions, and More

WHO Declares Coronavirus Pandemic, Global Markets Falter, and More

The World Health Organization declares the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic, countries brace for a severe economic downturn, and the Afghan peace process confronts major obstacles.

24 MIN3 w ago
Comments
WHO Declares Coronavirus Pandemic, Global Markets Falter, and More

Israel’s Parliamentary Challenge, Coronavirus Funding, and More

IsraeliPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attempts to form a governing coalition, U.S. lawmakers seek billions of dollars in emergency coronavirus funding, and the world remembers Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 six years after its mysterious disappearance.

26 MINMAR 5
Comments
Israel’s Parliamentary Challenge, Coronavirus Funding, and More

Coronavirus Causes Panic, Israelis Return to the Polls, and More

COVID-19continues to spread around the world, Israel holds its third national election in the past year, and U.S. Democratic presidential candidates compete on Super Tuesday.

26 MINFEB 27
Comments
Coronavirus Causes Panic, Israelis Return to the Polls, and More

U.S.-Taliban Peace Talks, Trump’s India Trip, and More

The United States and the Taliban move closer to an agreement, U.S. President Donald J. Trump makes a state visit to India, and Iran holds parliamentary elections.

29 MINFEB 20
Comments
U.S.-Taliban Peace Talks, Trump’s India Trip, and More

Democrats Debate in Nevada, Munich’s Security Conference, and More

U.S. Democratic presidential candidates debate in Nevada ahead of the state’s caucus, the annual Munich Security Conference takes place, and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo travels to Angola, Ethiopia, and Senegal.

32 MINFEB 13
Comments
Democrats Debate in Nevada, Munich’s Security Conference, and More

Iowa’s Caucus Snafu, African Union Summit, and More

The race for the Democratic presidential nomination ramps up after flawed Iowa caucuses, the African Union convenes in Addis Ababa, and international films feature prominently atthis year’s Academy Awards.

29 MINFEB 6
Comments
Iowa’s Caucus Snafu, African Union Summit, and More

State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

U.S. President DonaldJ. Trump plans to deliver the annual State of the Union address, Israelconsiders sweeping annexations in the West Bank, and Brexit finally happens.

32 MINJAN 30
Comments
State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

MigrantCaravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More

A new migrantcaravan 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.

34 MINJAN 23
Comments
MigrantCaravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More

Latest Episodes

U.S. Lawmakers Near Relief Deal, India Imposes Three-Week Lockdown, and More

U.S. lawmakers near a $2 trillion coronavirus relief deal as debate intensifies over economic pain versus lockdown efforts, Indians enter a nationwide, twenty-one-day lockdown, and fragile states and refugee camps begin to grapple with virus concerns.

31 MIN6 d ago
Comments
U.S. Lawmakers Near Relief Deal, India Imposes Three-Week Lockdown, and More

G7 Foreign Ministers Convene Virtually, U.S. Imposes Sanctions, and More

Foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) member states convene virtuallyas the COVID-19 pandemic continues to reshape the world calendar, virus concerns drive a rift between the United States and China, and U.S.-Irantensions escalate again.

-1 s2 w ago
Comments
G7 Foreign Ministers Convene Virtually, U.S. Imposes Sanctions, and More

WHO Declares Coronavirus Pandemic, Global Markets Falter, and More

The World Health Organization declares the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic, countries brace for a severe economic downturn, and the Afghan peace process confronts major obstacles.

24 MIN3 w ago
Comments
WHO Declares Coronavirus Pandemic, Global Markets Falter, and More

Israel’s Parliamentary Challenge, Coronavirus Funding, and More

IsraeliPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attempts to form a governing coalition, U.S. lawmakers seek billions of dollars in emergency coronavirus funding, and the world remembers Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 six years after its mysterious disappearance.

26 MINMAR 5
Comments
Israel’s Parliamentary Challenge, Coronavirus Funding, and More

Coronavirus Causes Panic, Israelis Return to the Polls, and More

COVID-19continues to spread around the world, Israel holds its third national election in the past year, and U.S. Democratic presidential candidates compete on Super Tuesday.

26 MINFEB 27
Comments
Coronavirus Causes Panic, Israelis Return to the Polls, and More

U.S.-Taliban Peace Talks, Trump’s India Trip, and More

The United States and the Taliban move closer to an agreement, U.S. President Donald J. Trump makes a state visit to India, and Iran holds parliamentary elections.

29 MINFEB 20
Comments
U.S.-Taliban Peace Talks, Trump’s India Trip, and More

Democrats Debate in Nevada, Munich’s Security Conference, and More

U.S. Democratic presidential candidates debate in Nevada ahead of the state’s caucus, the annual Munich Security Conference takes place, and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo travels to Angola, Ethiopia, and Senegal.

32 MINFEB 13
Comments
Democrats Debate in Nevada, Munich’s Security Conference, and More

Iowa’s Caucus Snafu, African Union Summit, and More

The race for the Democratic presidential nomination ramps up after flawed Iowa caucuses, the African Union convenes in Addis Ababa, and international films feature prominently atthis year’s Academy Awards.

29 MINFEB 6
Comments
Iowa’s Caucus Snafu, African Union Summit, and More

State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

U.S. President DonaldJ. Trump plans to deliver the annual State of the Union address, Israelconsiders sweeping annexations in the West Bank, and Brexit finally happens.

32 MINJAN 30
Comments
State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

MigrantCaravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More

A new migrantcaravan 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.

34 MINJAN 23
Comments
MigrantCaravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More
hmly
Welcome to Himalaya Premium