August 2, 2018European Union
Brexit negotiations continue between Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron, new U.S. sanctions on Iran take effect, and Japan commemorates the seventy-third anniversaries of the bombings of Hiroshima and N…
August 9, 2018Saudi Arabia
A war of words between Saudi Arabia and Canada escalates into a diplomatic crisis, Pakistan swears in a new prime minister, and a global heat wave sparks emergencies around the world.
August 16, 2018China
The trade war between the United States and China intensifies, and Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel meet in Germany.
August 23, 2018Afghanistan
Moscow moves to host Afghanistan peace talks, and politics in Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo reach a pivotal point.