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The World Next Week: September 1, 2016 Sept. 1, 2016
Congress returns from recess, China hosts the G20 summit, and ASEAN meets in Laos.
The World Next Week: August 25, 2016 Aug. 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.
The World Next Week: August 18, 2016 Aug. 18, 2016
U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden visits Turkey, Ukraine marks twenty five years as an independent nation, and the Rio Olympics come to an end.
The World Next Week: August 4, 2016 Aug. 4, 2016
Turkey's President Erdogan visits Russia, Thailand holds a constitutional referendum, and Japan marks the anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
The World Next Week: July 28, 2016 July 28, 2016
France and Germany tighten security, hackers meet in Las Vegas, and the Olympics begin.
The World Next Week: July 20, 2016 July 22, 2016
Philadelphia hosts the Democratic National Convention, Turkey takes stock after a failed coup, and the Olympics draw nearer.
The World Next Week: July 14, 2016 July 14, 2016
The Republican National Convention takes place in Cleveland, the African Union wraps up a summit in Rwanda, and two years pass since the downing of Flight MH17.
The World Next Week: July 7, 2016 July 7, 2016
The United Kingdom's political crisis continues, an international court rules on China's claim to the South China Sea, and Beijing hosts an EU-China summit.
The World Next Week: June 30, 2016 June 30, 2016
The British government faces challenges resulting from the Brexit vote, Poland hosts a NATO summit, and Juno peers through Jupiter.
The World Next Week: Brexit June 27, 2016
In this special edition, CFR's Director of Studies Jim Lindsay, Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow Robert Kahn, and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow Sebastian Mallaby examine the implications of the Brexit vote.
The World Next Week: June 23, 2016 June 23, 2016
China hosts the first annual Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank meeting, the North American Leaders' Summit begins in Canada, and India seeks a larger role in global nuclear governance.
The World Next Week: Summer Reading Special June 16, 2016
In this special edition, CFR.org Managing Editor Robert McMahon, CFR's Director of Studies Jim Lindsay and Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow Elizabeth Saunders start off the summer with a list of books that they will be reading in the weeks ahead. Lis
The World Next Week: June 9, 2016 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.
The World Next Week: June 2, 2016 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.
The World Next Week: May 26, 2016 May 26, 2016
The U.S. Transportation Security Administration braces for a summer of challenges and a new leader takes control of the Afghan Taliban.
The World Next Week: May 19, 2016 May 19, 2016
Austria holds the second round of presidential elections, Istanbul hosts the World Humanitarian Summit, and U.S. President Barack Obama travels to Vietnam.
The World Next Week: May 12, 2016 May 12, 2016
The new president of Taiwan is inaugurated, the Sykes-Picot Agreement centennial is marked, and the UN Security Council takes on a mission to Somalia.
The World Next Week: May 5, 2016 May 5, 2016
Presidential elections are held in the Philippines, British Prime Minister David Cameron hosts an anti-corruption summit, and the World Economic Forum on Africa is held.
The World Next Week: April 28, 2016 April 28, 2016
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits Russia, Spain faces a deadline to form a government, and the fifth anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death passes.