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November 30, 2017

Global
November 30, 2017

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Greece, the IOC decides on Russia's eligibility to participate in the next Olympic games, and Congress approaches the deadline for a spending bill.

Podcast 20171130_TWNW

January 16, 2018

South Africa
"State Capture" in South Africa

In this episode of Africa in Transition, John Campbell speaks with Crispian Olver, a former senior South African government official, member of the African National Congress (ANC), and author of the …

Podcast South-Africa-Port-Elizabeth-Nelson-Mandela-Bay

October 12, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: October 12, 2017

President Donald J. Trump makes a decision on the Iran nuclear deal, Austria holds legislative elections, and China holds its 19th National Congress.

Podcast TWNW_10_12_2017

August 30, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: August 30, 2017

Texas recovers from Hurricane Harvey, U.S. Congress returns from summer recess, and Indian-Chinese tensions ease.

Podcast WNW_08_31_2017

July 20, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: July 20, 2017

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence travels to Europe, the U.S. Congress may or may not go to recess, and Turkey steps into the Qatar diplomatic crisis.

Podcast Ints Kalnins/Reuters

March 2, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: March 2, 2017

Syria awaits the outcome of the latest round of Geneva peace talks and China holds its annual plenary session of the National People's Congress.

February 23, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: February 23, 2017

President Donald J. Trump addresses Congress, the UN Security Council debates Kosovo, and the 89th Academy Awards are held.

March 31, 2017

China
Podcast: A Conversation With Qingguo Jia

On this week’s Asia Unbound podcast, Dr. Qingguo Jia, dean of Peking University’s School of International Studies and member of the Standing Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative C…

Podcast Attendees leave the Great Hall of the People after a plenary session of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in Beijing, China, on March 9, 2017.

September 1, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: September 1, 2016

Congress returns from recess, China hosts the G20 summit, and ASEAN meets in Laos.

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