August 1, 2019Asia
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the ASEAN summit, Congress begins its August recess, and Muslims from around the world travel to Mecca for the hajj.
August 23, 2018Afghanistan
Moscow moves to host Afghanistan peace talks, and politics in Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo reach a pivotal point.
August 16, 2018China
The trade war between the United States and China intensifies, and Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel meet in Germany.