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A weekly preview of world events in the week ahead presented by the editors of CFR.org and Foreign Affairs magazine.
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Episodes

U.S. Moves Forward with China Tariffs and the UN Scrambles to Avert Deeper Crisis in Yemen

6/14/2018
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The White House moves forward with tariffs on Chinese imports, the UN Security Council meets to discuss the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and World Refugee Day is marked around the world.

Duration:00:45:55

Trade Disputes Overshadow the G7 Summit and Trump Meets Kim Jong-Un

6/7/2018
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Trade disputes on the docket at the G7 summit, anticipation of a meeting between President Donald J. Trump and Kim Jong-un builds, and the World Cup kicks off in Russia.

Duration:00:33:05

U.S.-North Korea Summit Still Tentative, Political Crisis Deepens in Italy

5/31/2018
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The twists and turns on the route to a US-North Korea summit continue, ongoing political turmoil in Italy rocks the Eurozone, and President Trump imposes steel and aluminum tariffs on the EU, Mexico, and Canada.

Duration:00:41:40

Trump-Kim Talks Canceled, Presidential Elections in Colombia, and More

5/24/2018
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President Trump cancels an upcoming meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, European exceptions on U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs are set to expire, and Colombia holds presidential elections.

Duration:00:38:41

Venezuela Holds Election and U.S. North Korea Summit in Peril

5/17/2018
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A presidential election in Venezuela, South Korean president Moon Jae-in meets President Donald Trump in Washington, and Britain’s Prince Harry marries American actress Meghan Markle.

Duration:00:39:35

May 10, 2018

5/10/2018
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U.S. allies grapple with President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, and the new American embassy is set to open in Jerusalem.

Duration:00:49:32

May 3, 2018

5/3/2018
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The U.S., Canada, and Mexico try to reach a deal on NAFTA, and Vladimir Putin’s fourth presidential inauguration takes place.

Duration:00:33:31

April 26, 2018

4/26/2018
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The leaders of North and South Korea meet for a historic summit, and the U.S. confronts China and the EU over new trade regulations.

Duration:00:31:42

April 19, 2018

4/19/2018
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French President Emmanuel Macron comes to Washington for an official state visit, the ASEAN Summit kicks off in Singapore, and people around the world celebrate Earth Day.

Duration:00:32:51

April 12, 2018

4/12/2018
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President Trump discusses North Korea strategy with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and the Summit of the Americas kicks off in Peru.

Duration:00:34:46

April 5, 2018

4/5/2018
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Hungarians vote in presidential elections, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before Congress regarding data privacy concerns.

Duration:00:53:04

March 22, 2018

3/22/2018
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The Trump administration imposes new tariffs on Chinese trade, and the U.N. Security Council searches for a solution to the crisis in Syria.

Duration:00:30:39

March 15, 2018

3/15/2018
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Susan Glasser, Chief International Affairs Correspondent at POLITICO, discusses upcoming Russian elections and the rise of targeted disinformation campaigns.

Duration:00:37:25

March 8, 2018

3/8/2018
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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC) convenes in Paris, and conditions in Syria continue to deteriorate.

Duration:00:24:34

March 1, 2018

3/1/2018
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A contentious general election takes place in Italy, eleven nations sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, and the year’s best films are honored at the Academy Awards.

Duration:00:41:06

February 22, 2018

2/22/2018
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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visits the White House, the UN Human Rights Council convenes in Geneva, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces scrutiny over his department’s budget.

Duration:00:45:56

February 8, 2018

2/8/2018
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The 2018 Winter Olympics begin in South Korea amid heavy geopolitical overtones.

Duration:00:38:08

February 1, 2018

2/1/2018
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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.

Duration:00:49:01

January 25, 2018

1/25/2018
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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.

Duration:00:46:46

January 18, 2018

1/18/2018
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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.

Duration:00:43:16