Hosts: Kim Barker, Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Joshua Yaffa, Associate Editor, Foreign Affairs
Producer: Hagit Ariav, CFR.org
February 12, 2010
CFR's Press Fellow Kim Barker and Foreign Affairs Associate Editor Joshua Yaffa preview major world events in the week ahead.
In this week's podcast: Fresh sanctions against Iran are considered following Ahmadinejad's announcement of new uranium enrichment capabilities; the one-year mark passes since President Obama announced the first troop level increase in Afghanistan; and the EU tackles its financial and budgetary woes.
The World Next Week is a coproduction of CFR.org and Foreign Affairs.
This Independent Task Force report finds that as more people and services become interconnected and dependent on the Internet, societies are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks.
This Independent Task Force asserts that Turkey is an increasingly influential regional and economic power and calls for the United States and Turkey to forge a new partnership.