August 18, 2011
CFR's Director of Studies James Lindsay and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program Stewart Patrick preview major world events in the week ahead.
In this week's po…
May 3, 2012
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: The second round of presidential elections takes place in France; Vladimir Putin is sworn into office as new president of Russia; North Kore…
May 10, 2012
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: The IAEA resumes nuclear talks with Iran; G8 summit convenes at Camp David; Francois Hollande is inaugurated as France's new president; And …
May 24, 2012
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: Ireland holds a referendum on the EU's new fiscal treaty; the UN Security Council debates Yemen; UN climate talks convene in Bonn; and Memor…
May 31, 2012
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: the UN Human Rights Council holds a special session on Syria; the IAEA board of governors meets in Vienna; and the Shanghai Cooperation Orga…
May 2, 2013
A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: South Korean President Park visits the United States; Pakistan holds its general election; and French president Francois Hollande and Russia…
May 8, 2014
World powers and Iran begin the next round of nuclear talks; pro-Russia activists hold a referendum in Donetsk; and India's parliamentary elections come to an end.
May 15, 2014
Russian president Vladimir Putin visits China; U.S. secretary of state John Kerry travels to Mexico; and the European Parliament elections begin.
May 22, 2014
Ukraine holds presidential elections; the United Nations Security Council debates Syria; and Egypt elects a new president.
May 29, 2014
The G7 Summit takes place in Brussels; Syria holds presidential elections; and the world marks the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown.