November 7, 2019Turkey
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets with U.S. President Donald J. Trump at the White House, Spaniards hold their fourth general election in four years, and the United States continues trade …
October 17, 2019Syria
Turmoil continues throughout northern Syria, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson strives for a last-minute Brexit deal, and Canada holds a general election.
September 27, 2018United Nations General Assembly
Stewart M. Patrick, senior fellow in global governance and director of the International Institutions and Global Governance (IIGG) Program at the Council on Foreign Relations, joins James M. Lindsay …
September 12, 2019Israel
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces another general election, Tunisia holds its second democratic election since the 2011 Arab Spring, and the funeral of Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert …
September 18, 2019Hong Kong
Ever since protests gained traction in late spring, Hong Kong has been a focal point for international attention. The protests, which drew approximately two million participants at one point, have co…
September 15, 2016Global
The world comes to New York for the United Nations General Assembly.
May 2, 2019Thailand
Thailand coronates a new king, South Africa holds a general election, and chaos persists in Venezuela.
April 18, 2019Immigration and Migration
Ted Alden joins Jim Lindsay to discuss trade and immigration policy after the congressional midterms. Ted is the Bernard L. Schwartz senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, specializing…
September 17, 2015Global
This special edition of The World Next Week previews the upcoming session of the UN General Assembly.