The World Next Week

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A weekly preview of world events in the week ahead from the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).

February 8, 2018 Feb. 8, 2018
The 2018 Winter Olympics begin in South Korea amid heavy geopolitical overtones.
February 1, 2018 Feb. 1, 2018
Rex Tillerson visits South America, Congress debates releasing the Nunes memo, and the surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris terror attacks goes on trial in Belgium.
February 1, 2018 Feb. 1, 2018
Rex Tillerson visits South America, Congress debates releasing the Nunes memo, and the surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris terror attacks goes on trial in Belgium.
January 25, 2018 Jan. 25, 2018
Russia, Iran, and Turkey meet to discuss Syria, President Donald J. Trump makes two major addresses, and trade negotiations resume between European and Latin American blocs.
January 25, 2018 Jan. 25, 2018
Russia, Iran, and Turkey meet to discuss Syria, President Donald J. Trump makes two major addresses, and trade negotiations resume between European and Latin American blocs.
January 18, 2018 Jan. 18, 2018
The Trump administration marks its first full year in office, the African Union Summit convenes in Ethiopia, and a sixth round of NAFTA talks continues in Canada.
January 18, 2018 Jan. 18, 2018
The Trump administration marks its first full year in office, the African Union Summit convenes in Ethiopia, and a sixth round of NAFTA talks continues in Canada.
January 11, 2018 Jan. 11, 2018
The Trump administration is due to make major trade decisions and human rights come under a spotlight with two new reports.
January 11, 2018 Jan. 11, 2018
The Trump administration is due to make major trade decisions and human rights come under a spotlight with two new reports.
January 4, 2018 Jan. 5, 2018
Mass anti-government protests roil Iran, North and South Korea prepare for possible peace talks, and presidential elections take place in the Czech Republic.
January 4, 2018 Jan. 5, 2018
Mass anti-government protests roil Iran, North and South Korea prepare for possible peace talks, and presidential elections take place in the Czech Republic.
What to Watch in 2018 Dec. 14, 2017
CFR’s Laura Taylor-Kale and Rachel Vogelstein join James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to preview the coming year. On this episode: women’s political participation and economic empowerment, advances in artificial intelligence, the weaponization of informa
What to Watch in 2018 Dec. 14, 2017
CFR’s Laura Taylor-Kale and Rachel Vogelstein join James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to preview the coming year. On this episode: women’s political participation and economic empowerment, advances in artificial intelligence, the weaponization of informa
December 7, 2017 Dec. 7, 2017
Russian president Vladimir Putin holds an annual press conference and French president Emmanuel Macron hosts a global climate summit in Paris.
December 7, 2017 Dec. 7, 2017
Russian president Vladimir Putin holds an annual press conference and French president Emmanuel Macron hosts a global climate summit in Paris.
November 30, 2017 Nov. 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.
November 30, 2017 Nov. 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.
November 16, 2017 Nov. 16, 2017
NAFTA negotiations resume in Mexico City, the European Union sets a deadline on Brexit details, and Saudi Arabia calls for an emergency Arab League meeting.
November 16, 2017 Nov. 16, 2017
NAFTA negotiations resume in Mexico City, the European Union sets a deadline on Brexit details, and Saudi Arabia calls for an emergency Arab League meeting.
November 9, 2017 Nov. 9, 2017
President Donald J. Trump's long trip to Asia concludes.