The World Next WeekAuthor: Council on Foreign Relations
24 Mar 2019

The World Next Week

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

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    Thai Hold an Election, Kosovars Commemorate NATO’s War, and More

    Thailand conducts its first general election since the 2014 military coup, and Kosovo commemorates twenty years since the end of the war.

  • Posted on 21 Mar 2019

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    Trump and Bolsonaro Meet, Huawei Creates Conflict, and More

    U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro meet at the White House, and Huawei divides the United States and Germany.

  • Posted on 14 Mar 2019

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    Brexit Day Suspense, Iran-Iraq Trade Talks, and More

    The British Parliament is set to vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s revised Brexit deal ahead of a looming deadline, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visits Baghdad for the first time in his tenure to talk trade.

  • Posted on 07 Mar 2019

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    China's National People's Congress, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, and More

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang opens the annual session of the National People’s Congress, and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner travels to the Middle East ahead of Israel’s general election.

  • Posted on 28 Feb 2019

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    Trump-Kim Summit Preparations, Conflict in Kashmir, and More

    U.S. President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un meet in Hanoi for a second summit, tensions between India and Pakistan escalate, and the Ninety-First Academy Awards are held in Hollywood.

  • Posted on 21 Feb 2019

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