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April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron comes to Washington for an official state visit, the ASEAN Summit kicks off in Singapore, and people around the world celebrate Earth Day. 

Podcast A polluted river in Jakarta, Indonesia

December 7, 2017

December 7, 2017

Russian president Vladimir Putin holds an annual press conference and French president Emmanuel Macron hosts a global climate summit in Paris.

Podcast Putin

August 24, 2017

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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

July 13, 2017

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

June 8, 2017

The World Next Week: June 8, 2017

French parliamentary elections take place, the battle for Raqqa continues, Greek debt talks struggle to remain on track, and a push for statehood sends Puerto Rico to the polls.

Podcast Emmanuel Macron En Marche French Elections 2017

May 25, 2017

The World Next Week: May 25, 2017

French president Emmanuel Macron meets Russian president Vladimir Putin, the UN Security Council meets to discuss Yemen, and the Organization of American States examines the crisis in Venezuela. 

Podcast Venezuelan demonstrators clash with riot police during anti-Maduro protests in Caracas, Venezuela on May 24, 2017.

April 13, 2017

Podcast: Everything Under the Heavens

One of the first things any student of China learns about is the country’s illustrious five thousand years of history. While those millennia were replete with accomplishments in science and philosoph…

Podcast China history great wall Everything Under the Heavens

November 17, 2016

The World Next Week: November 17, 2016

The French election season kicks off, Peru hosts an APEC summit, and Ukraine marks three years since the Maidan uprising.


July 31, 2014

The World Next Week: July 31, 2014

French and German presidents mark the anniversary of World War I; U.S. and African leaders hold a summit in Washington D.C.; and U.S. President Barack Obama turns 53.


February 6, 2014

The World Next Week: February 6, 2014

A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: French president François Hollande visits Washington; Egypt marks the third anniversary of Mubarak's ouster; and the Chicago Auto Show begin…