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September 18, 2019

Hong Kong
Podcast: Joshua Wong and Brian Leung on Hong Kong's Pro-democracy Movement

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…

Podcast A man walks past a graffiti during a march to demand democracy and political reforms in Hong Kong, China, August 18, 2019.

July 2, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: July 2, 2015

U.S. lawmakers push to revive the Export-Import Bank; Greece holds a referendum over bailout terms; and the UK marks 10 years since the July 7 terrorist attacks.

July 27, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: July 27, 2017

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani is sworn in for a second term, national security advisors for the BRICS countries meet in Beijing, and a Vietnam War veteran receives the Medal of Honor.

Podcast Hassan Rouhani

July 20, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: July 20, 2017

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence travels to Europe, the U.S. Congress may or may not go to recess, and Turkey steps into the Qatar diplomatic crisis.

Podcast Ints Kalnins/Reuters

July 13, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: July 13, 2017

U.S. President Donald J. Trump meets French President Emmanuel Macron, Turkey marks one year since a failed coup attempt, and Venezuela's opposition holds a plebiscite.

Podcast Yasin Bulbul/Presidential Palace/Handout via Reuters

July 28, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: July 28, 2016

France and Germany tighten security, hackers meet in Las Vegas, and the Olympics begin.

July 22, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: July 20, 2016

Philadelphia hosts the Democratic National Convention, Turkey takes stock after a failed coup, and the Olympics draw nearer.

July 30, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: July 30, 2015

US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Gulf leaders; the first Republican presidential debate is held and the 25th anniversary of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait is marked.

July 24, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: July 23, 2015

The anniversary of the Korean War Armistice is observed; the US Congress moves forward with a highway bill and a verdict is expected in the trial of journalists in Egypt.

July 9, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: July 9, 2015

Bosnia marks twenty years since the Srebrenica massacre and Ethiopia hosts the UN Financing for Development Conference.