The World Next Week: August 4, 2011

The World Next Week: August 4, 2011

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CFR's Director of Studies James Lindsay and CFR.org Editor Robert McMahon preview major world events in the week ahead.

In this week's podcast: World markets and leaders react to the U.S. debt deal; Republican presidential hopefuls debate in Ames, Iowa in advance of the Iowa Straw Poll; The trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak gets underway in Cairo; And, the Syrian government’s crackdown on protesters intensifies.

 


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James M. Lindsay

Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair

Robert McMahon

Managing Editor

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