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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 24, 2017

European Union
The World Next Week: August 24, 2017

French president Emmanuel Macron hosts the leaders of Germany, Spain, and Italy, Muslims around the world make a pilgrimage to Mecca, and the U.S. Open begins in New York City.

Podcast 20170824_TWNW

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 10, 2017

Energy and Environment
The World Next Week: August 10, 2017

The International Energy Agency releases its report on the oil market, and the UN Security Council discusses the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

Podcast Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to the Chinese delegation at a UN Security Council meeting in April

August 3, 2017

NAFTA
The World Next Week: August 3rd, 2017

The U.S. Department of Commerce releases its international trade figures on goods and services, and presidential elections take place in Rwanda and Kenya.

Podcast Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto is followed by then-presidential candidate Donald J. Trump after a meeting in August 2016 in Mexico.

August 25, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: August 25, 2016

Syria's war escalates, the UN observes the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, and New York hosts the U.S. Open tennis championships.

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.

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.

August 23, 2018

Afghanistan
Afghan Peace Talks Take Shape, African Leaders In The Spotlight

Moscow moves to host Afghanistan peace talks, and politics in Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo reach a pivotal point. 

Podcast An Afghan security forces convoy patrol after a Taliban attack in Ghazni city, Afghanistan.

August 16, 2018

China
New Tariffs Hit Chinese Imports, Putin and Merkel Meet in Berlin

The trade war between the United States and China intensifies, and Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel meet in Germany.

Podcast Chinese and U.S. flags are set up for a signing ceremony at China's Ministry of Transport in Beijing.