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August 1, 2019

Asia
The ASEAN Summit, Congress’s August Recess, and More

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.

Podcast Representatives Ayanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at a news conference.

August 6, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: August 6, 2015

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry travels to Cuba; Vietnam’s prime minister visits Malaysia and Japan marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bomb blasts.

Podcast

August 4, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: August 4, 2016

Turkey's President Erdogan visits Russia, Thailand holds a constitutional referendum, and Japan marks the anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Podcast

August 30, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: August 30, 2017

Texas recovers from Hurricane Harvey, U.S. Congress returns from summer recess, and Indian-Chinese tensions ease.

Podcast WNW_08_31_2017

August 13, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: August 13, 2015

Brazil braces for anti-government protests; Greece reaches a payment deadline and Russia and China hold military exercises.

Podcast

August 18, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: August 18, 2016

U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden visits Turkey, Ukraine marks twenty five years as an independent nation, and the Rio Olympics come to an end.

Podcast

August 21, 2014

Global
The World Next Week: August 21, 2014

Presidents from Russia and Ukraine attend talks in Minsk; Iran reaches the deadline for providing information on its nuclear program; and Recep Tayyip Erdogan takes office as Turkey's new president.

Podcast

August 14, 2014

Global
The World Next Week: August 14, 2014

The U.S. evaluates response in Iraq; the UN debates the conflict in Sudan and South Sudan; and a Russian humanitarian convoy approaches Ukraine.

Podcast

August 17, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: August 17, 2017

U.S. and South Korean forces hold war games on the Korean Peninsula and North Americans view a solar eclipse.

Podcast 20170817_TWNW

August 7, 2014

Global
The World Next Week: August 7, 2014

Turkey holds presidential elections; the fortieth anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation is marked; and Russian president Vladimir Putin goes to Crimea.

Podcast