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December 2, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: December 1, 2016

Syria's humanitarian crisis escalates, Italy holds a constitutional referendum, and Cuba mourns Fidel Castro.

March 23, 2017

Turkey
Entrepreneurship, Erdogan, and Interrupting: A Conversation with Elmira Bayrasli

The wonderful Elmira Bayrasli joined me again for discussion that ranged from the rise of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to women’s role in shaping foreign policy. Elmira is a fellow in New A…

Podcast Cover art from World Policy Journal's 2016/2017 winter issue by Molly Crabapple.

August 25, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: August 25, 2016

Syria's war escalates, the UN observes the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, and New York hosts the U.S. Open tennis championships.

June 9, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: June 9, 2016

The Organization of American States meets on the Venezuela crisis, German Prime Minister Angela Merkel visits China, and the race for Raqqa in Syria intensifies.

March 10, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: March 10, 2016

The EU holds its summit on migrants, U.S. states hold more presidential primaries, and Syria marks five years of civil war.

December 11, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: December 10, 2015

The fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring events is marked; Las Vegas is host to the next Republican presidential debate and world powers step up diplomacy on Syria.

August 20, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: August 20, 2015

NATO Secretary General visits Georgia; Turkey reaches a deadline to form a government and the UN Security Council hears a report on chemical weapons in Syria. 

March 12, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: March 12, 2015

Israel holds elections; Iran's nuclear talks near an important deadline; and Syria marks four years of civil war.

January 29, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: January 29, 2015

The crisis in Ukraine, Syria's civil war, and counterterrorism top the agenda at the annual security conference in Munich.

April 23, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: April 23, 2015

The UN Security Council receives a chemical weapons report on Syria; Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe tours the United States and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani visits India.