December 13, 2018France
The thirtieth anniversary of the Pan Am bombing/Lockerbie crash is marked, "yellow vest" protesters take to the streets of Paris for the fifth weekend in a row, and Pakistan’s foreign minister visits…
December 6, 2018United Kingdom
Theresa May’s Brexit plan faces a series of devastating defeats, and nations make crucial decisions regarding the UN’s Global Migrant Compact. Sebastian Mallaby sits in for Jim Lindsay.
November 29, 2018G20 (Group of Twenty)
World leaders convene in Argentina for the annual G20 summit, and a UN climate summit gets underway in Poland.
November 15, 2018United Kingdom
A Brexit deal triggers a political crisis in Britan, trade wars loom large as the APEC Summit gets underway, and an Ebola outbreak in Congo threatens to spread. Ted Alden sits in for Bob McMahon. …
October 11, 2018United Nations
The United States searches for a new ambassador to the UN, Indonesia hosts an IMF-World Bank summit, and the German state of Bavaria holds elections.
November 1, 2018Elections and Voting
The United States goes to the polls in a tense midterm election, and Iran faces the consequences of new oil sanctions. Carla Anne Robbins sits in for Jim Lindsay.
October 18, 2018United States
Sherri Goodman, a senior fellow at the Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program and senior advisor for international security at the Center for Climate and Security, talks with James…
September 27, 2018NAFTA
A deadline looms for U.S.-Canadian trade talks, Iraqi Kurds hold parliamentary elections, and the U.S. government's fiscal year comes to a close.
September 20, 2018Syria
Aaron Stein, resident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East, and Steven Heydemann, the Janet Wright Ketcham 1953 Professor in Middle East Studies at Smith Co…