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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.

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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New York, NY

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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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@CFR_org

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English

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The Harold Pratt House 58 East 68th Street New York, NY 10065 212-434-9400


Episodes

January 11, 2018

1/11/2018
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The Trump administration is due to make major trade decisions and human rights come under a spotlight with two new reports.

Duration: 00:24:25


January 4, 2018

1/5/2018
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Mass anti-government protests roil Iran, North and South Korea prepare for possible peace talks, and presidential elections take place in the Czech Republic.

Duration: 00:48:46


The World Next Year: 2018

12/14/2017
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CFR’s Laura Taylor-Kale and Rachel Vogelstein join James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to preview the coming year.

Duration: 01:41:02


December 7, 2017

12/7/2017
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Russian president Vladimir Putin holds an annual press conference and French president Emmanuel Macron hosts a global climate summit in Paris.

Duration: 00:24:32


November 30, 2017

11/30/2017
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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.

Duration: 00:36:31


November 16, 2017

11/16/2017
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Duration: 00:45:19


November 9, 2017

11/9/2017
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President Donald J. Trump's long trip to Asia concludes.

Duration: 00:40:58


November 2, 2017

11/2/2017
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President Donald J. Trump embarks on a trip to Asia.

Duration: 00:36:21


October 26, 2017

10/26/2017
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Opposition groups face new hurdles in Venezuela and U.S. technology and media giants arrive in Washington D.C. for intelligence hearings.

Duration: 00:28:38


October 19, 2017

10/19/2017
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A snap election takes place in Japan, the U.S. military holds evacuation drills in South Korea, and Kenya prepares for a rerun of its disputed presidential election.

Duration: 00:38:53


The World Next Week: October 12, 2017

10/12/2017
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President Donald J. Trump makes a decision on the Iran nuclear deal, Austria holds legislative elections, and China holds its 19th National Congress.

Duration: 00:44:23


The World Next Week: September 28, 2017

9/28/2017
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President Donald J. Trump visits Puerto Rico, Catalonia holds a referendum, and German chancellor Angela Merkel tries to form a government.

Duration: 00:40:21


The World Next Week: September 21, 2017

9/21/2017
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The world reacts to U.S. President Donald J. Trump's speech at the United Nations, Germany holds national elections, and Iraqi Kurdistan holds a referendum on independence.

Duration: 00:48:05


The World Next Week: September 14, 2017

9/14/2017
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The world comes to New York for the United Nations General Assembly.

Duration: 00:33:16


The World Next Week: September 7, 2017

9/7/2017
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The UN Security Council debates new sanctions against North Korea, the United States marks sixteen years since the September 11 terror attacks, and Hurricane Irma heads for the U.S. mainland.

Duration: 00:44:19


The World Next Week: August 30, 2017

8/31/2017
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Texas recovers from Hurricane Harvey, U.S. Congress returns from summer recess, and Indian-Chinese tensions ease.

Duration: 00:35:47


The World Next Week: August 24, 2017

8/24/2017
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French president Emmanuel Macron hosts the leaders of Germany, Spain, and Italy, Muslims around the world make a pilgrimage to Mecca, and the U.S. Open begins in New York City.

Duration: 00:29:31


The World Next Week: August 17, 2017

8/17/2017
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U.S. and South Korean forces hold war games on the Korean Peninsula and North Americans view a solar eclipse.

Duration: 00:31:26


The World Next Week: August 10, 2017

8/10/2017
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The International Energy Agency releases its report on the oil market, and the UN Security Council discusses the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

Duration: 00:22:02


The World Next Week: August 3rd, 2017

8/3/2017
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The U.S. Department of Commerce releases its international trade figures on goods and services, and presidential elections take place in Rwanda and Kenya.

Duration: 00:27:19

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