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July 15, 2021

Middle East and North Africa
King Abdullah Visits the White House, Netanyahu’s Trial Resumes, and More

Jordanian King Abdullah II visits U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House, former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s trial for bribery charges resumes in Jerusalem, and world leaders con…

Podcast U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L), meets with Jordan's King Abdullah II (2nd L) at the Royal Palace on March 11, 2010 in Amman, Jordan.

June 23, 2020

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Israel’s Possible Annexation of the Jordan Valley, With Martin S. Indyk

Martin S. Indyk, distinguished fellow at CFR, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s possible move to annex parts of the West Bank.

Podcast Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures during an event marking Tu BiShvat, the Jewish Arbor Day, in the Israeli settlement of Mevo'ot Yericho, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

March 5, 2020

Elections and Voting
Israel’s Parliamentary Challenge, Coronavirus Funding, and More

Israeli Prime 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 F…

Podcast An Israeli election monitor wearing protective gear counts a ballot for the Likud party, headed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as votes cast by Israelis in home-quarantine over coronavirus concerns following Israel's national election are tallied, in Shoham, Israel.

September 12, 2019

Israel
Elections in Israel and Tunisia, Robert Mugabe’s Funeral, and More

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 …

Podcast An Orthodox Jewish man walks past an election campaign poster in Jerusalem.

November 5, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: November 5, 2015

The presidents of China and Taiwan hold a meeting, Myanmar holds elections and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with President Obama.

Podcast

February 26, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: February 26, 2015

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner delivers her State of the Nation address; Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to Congress; and U.S.-South Korea military drills begin.

Podcast

February 9, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: February 9, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with President Donald J. Trump, Germany hosts the annual Munich Security Conference, and Iran commemorates the anniversary of the 1979 revolution.

Podcast

February 27, 2014

Global
The World Next Week: February 27, 2014

Venezuela marks the first anniversary of Hugo Chavez's death; Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the United States; and U.S. president Barack Obama releases the FY2015 budget proposal.

Podcast

September 25, 2014

Global
The World Next Week: September 25, 2014

The United States begins a new fiscal year; President Obama holds a summit with India's prime minister; and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the White House.

Podcast

September 26, 2013

Global
The World Next Week: September 26, 2013

A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: The threat of a U.S. government shutdown looms over Congress; Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the White House; and the twen…

Podcast