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August 2, 2018

European Union
Brexit Deliberations Continue and New U.S. Sanctions on Iran Take Effect

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…

Podcast Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and France's President Emmanuel Macron at a joint press conference in January 2018.

July 12, 2018

Donald Trump
Trump Meets With Putin and Trade Talks Commence Between EU and China

U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin hold a summit in Helsinki, and China and the EU consider closer trade relations.

Podcast President Trump speaks with Russian President, Vladimir Putin, bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, in 2017.

June 19, 2018

Europe
Transatlantic Tension With Célia Belin and Alina Polyakova

The Brookings Institution's Célia Belin, an expert on transatlantic relations and U.S. foreign policy toward Europe, and Alina Polyakova, an expert on European politics and far-right populism and nat…

Podcast Angela Merkel speaks to Donald Trump during the second day of the G7 meeting, 2018

May 24, 2018

Nuclear Weapons
Trump-Kim Talks Canceled, Presidential Elections in Colombia, and More

President Trump cancels an upcoming meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, European exceptions on U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs are set to expire, and Colombia holds presidential elections.

Podcast 20180524_TWNW

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 25, 2018

Global
January 25, 2018

Russia, Iran, and Turkey meet to discuss Syria, President Donald J. Trump makes two major addresses, and trade negotiations resume between European and Latin American blocs.

Podcast 20180125_Twnw

November 16, 2017

Global
November 16, 2017

NAFTA negotiations resume in Mexico City, the European Union sets a deadline on Brexit details, and Saudi Arabia calls for an emergency Arab League meeting.

Podcast TWNW_20161117

July 16, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: July 16, 2015

Iran and world powers move forward with a nuclear deal; Greece reaches a payment deadline to the European Central Bank and U.S. President Barack Obama travels to East Africa.

October 5, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: October 5, 2017

The Rohingya crisis worsens, a Russian opposition leader faces prison time, and the IMF and World Bank hold their seasonal forecast on the world economy.

Podcast 20171005_TWNW

October 3, 2017

China
Podcast: What the West Doesn't Understand About China's Economy—A Lot!

Rising debt, lagging growth, and widespread corruption are usually considered detrimental to a country’s economy. However, in this week’s Asia Unbound podcast, Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Asia prog…

Podcast An employee counts Yuan banknotes at a branch of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China in Huaibei, Anhui August 3, 2010.