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February 28, 2018

Thailand
Podcast: The Race for Strategic Alliances in Southeast Asia

Situated in the heart of Southeast Asia, Thailand occupies a crucial geopolitical space in the region and is a major gateway to ASEAN markets. For years, it has maintained a balancing act between the…

Podcast U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump greet Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha and his wife Naraporn Chan-o-Cha at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 2, 2017.

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

January 11, 2018

Trade
January 11, 2018

The Trump administration is due to make major trade decisions and human rights come under a spotlight with two new reports.

Podcast Rohingya refugee camp

June 9, 2017

Energy and Climate Policy
Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement

CFR's Charles Kupchan and Michael Levi join Robert McMahon to analyze the impact of the U.S. withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement. 

Podcast Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement

March 1, 2017

United States
U.S.-EU Relations

CFR's Robert McMahon and Charles A. Kupchan examine President Donald J. Trump's priorities on Europe.

Podcast The national flag of the United States flies with the European Union flag in Brussels, Belgium.

May 30, 2017

China
Podcast: Hollywood Made in China

On this week’s Asia Unbound podcast, Aynne Kokas, assistant professor of media studies at the University of Virginia and author of the penetrating Hollywood Made in China, explores what happens when …

Podcast Hollywood-Made-in-China

January 30, 2017

Asia
Podcast: A Great Place to Have a War

While Vietnam and Cambodia loom large in American memories of the Vietnam War, neighboring Laos recedes into the background. But during the 1960s and 1970s, the tiny, landlocked nation was the site o…

Podcast Laos Monk Unexploded Bombs US Vietnam War

June 2, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: June 2, 2016

The last major contest for the U.S. presidential nominations are held, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the U.S. Congress, and Switzerland votes on a basic universal income.

July 21, 2016

China
Podcast: The Dictator’s Dilemma: The Chinese Communist Party’s Strategy for Survival

Are Chinese citizens unhappy with their government? Media coverage of corruption, pollution, and censorship might lead outsiders to believe that they are. But on this week’s Asia Unbound podcast, Bru…

Podcast The Dictator's Dilemma: The Chinese Communist Party's Strategy for Survival

March 31, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: March 31, 2016

Pakistan takes stock after a deadly bombing on Easter weekend, NATO turns 67 years old, and a new season of Major League Baseball begins.