September 24, 2015
The UN holds a special meeting on migration and refugees; Hong Kong marks one year since pro-democracy protests began and the new U.S. fiscal year begins.
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 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.
March 12, 2015
Israel holds elections; Iran's nuclear talks near an important deadline; and Syria marks four years of civil war.
March 6, 2015
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Sri Lanka; the UN reviews its mission in Libya; and the fiftieth anniversary of the arrival of U.S. combat troops is marked in Vietnam.
October 30, 2014
U.S. midterm elections approach; the 35th anniversary of the Iranian hostage crisis is marked; and separatist regions of Ukraine hold elections.
August 7, 2014
Turkey holds presidential elections; the fortieth anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation is marked; and Russian president Vladimir Putin goes to Crimea.
April 10, 2014
Algeria holds presidential elections; U.S. taxpayers mark Tax Day; and Ukraine prepares for talks with Russia, the United States, and the EU.
November 7, 2014
Germany marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall; President Barack Obama visits China, Burma, and Australia; and the Rosetta spacecraft orbits a comet.
June 26, 2014
World powers and Iran meet for nuclear talks; the centennial of Archduke Ferdinand's assassination is marked; and Syria reaches its deadline for chemical weapons removal.