September 12, 2019
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces another general election, Tunisia holds its second democratic election since the 2011 Arab Spring, and the funeral of Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert …
November 16, 2017
NAFTA negotiations resume in Mexico City, the European Union sets a deadline on Brexit details, and Saudi Arabia calls for an emergency Arab League meeting.
December 11, 2015
The fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring events is marked; Las Vegas is host to the next Republican presidential debate and world powers step up diplomacy on Syria.
April 7, 2016
The IMF spring meeting takes place, the fallout continues over the release of the Panama papers, and marathons are held at the North Pole and in North Korea.
March 24, 2016
Security concerns in Europe are heightened after Tuesday's terrorist attacks in Brussels, the UN and EU hold a briefing on cooperation, and the Arab League summit in Marrakech is called off.
December 15, 2011
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: the Arab Spring's one year anniversary is marked; the U.S. Senate must pass a funding bill or face a government shutdown; and the Mercosur s…
January 21, 2016
New Syrian peace talks are planned, Haiti holds a presidential runoff election and Egypt and Yemen mark five years since their uprisings.
March 26, 2015
Egypt hosts the Arab League summit; Palestine is set to join the International Criminal Court and Nigerians vote for a new president.
April 11, 2013
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: Britain honors the late Margaret Thatcher; Venezuelans select the successor to Hugo Chavez; and the World Bank and IMF spring meetings begin…
March 21, 2013
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: Pakistan prepares for a government transition; the BRICS summit takes place in South Africa; and the annual Arab League summit convenes in D…