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February 14, 2019

United States
President Trump’s Border Deal, Nigeria’s Presidential Election, and More

The United States could face another government shutdown, Nigeria holds a presidential election, and U.S. and North Korean officials discuss holding a second summit.

Podcast Supporters of the People's Democratic Party attend a rally in Lagos, Nigeria.

July 11, 2017

Donald Trump
The North Korean Nuclear Threat

Evans J.R. Revere, former deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to examine the North Korean nuclear threat.

Podcast Hwasong-14

January 30, 2019

Syria
Next Steps in Syria With Mona Yacoubian

Mona Yacoubian, senior advisor for Syria, Middle East, and North Africa at the United States Institute for Peace, joins James M. Lindsay to discuss the Trump administration's plans to withdraw troops…

Podcast U.S. military vehicles drive through northern Syrian city of Manbij, December 30, 2018.

April 11, 2017

North Korea
North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Program

George Perkovich, Vice President for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon in examining President Donald J. Trump's options on Nor…

Podcast A long-range strategic ballistic rocket is launched during a test in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency on May 15, 2017.

May 31, 2018

North Korea
U.S.-North Korea Summit Still Tentative, Political Crisis Deepens in Italy

The twists and turns on the route to a U.S.-North Korea summit continue, ongoing political turmoil in Italy rocks the Eurozone, and President Trump imposes steel and aluminum tariffs on the EU, Mexic…

Podcast Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks to the media in Rome

January 10, 2019

United States
The World Bank Searches for New Leadership, and Detroit Hosts Auto Show

The World Bank searches for a new president after Jim Yong Kim resigns, and Detroit hosts the annual North American International Auto Show.

Podcast World Bank President Jim Yong Kim makes remarks during a press briefing to open the the IMF and World Bank's 2017 Annual Spring Meetings in Washington, U.S. April 20, 2017

August 17, 2017

Donald Trump
Rerun: The North Korean Nuclear Threat

This episode is a rerun. Evans J.R. Revere, former deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to examine the North Korean nuclear threat.

Podcast Hwasong-14

May 17, 2018

Venezuela
Venezuela Holds Election and U.S. North Korea Summit in Peril

A presidential election in Venezuela, South Korean president Moon Jae-in meets President Donald Trump in Washington, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect, and Brit…

Podcast A woman protests against upcoming presidential elections in Caracas, Venezuela.

January 12, 2017

North Korea
Podcast: North Korea’s Information Underground

On this week’s Asia Unbound podcast, Jieun Baek, author of North Korea’s Hidden Revolution: How the Information Underground is Transforming a Closed Society, tells the story of the outlawed political…

Podcast north-korea-balloon-leaflets

January 5, 2017

North Korea
The President's Inbox: North Korea

CFR's James M. Lindsay, Robert McMahon, and Scott Snyder examine President-Elect Donald Trump's priorities on North Korea.

Podcast North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People's Army (KPA).