The World Next Week
State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

State of the Union Anticipation, Trump’s Mideast Plan, and More

January 30, 2020

U.S. President Donald J. Trump plans to deliver the annual State of the Union address, Israel considers sweeping annexations in the West Bank, and Brexit finally happens.

Migrant Caravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More

Migrant Caravan Confrontation, China’s Border-Crossing Virus, and More

January 23, 2020

A new migrant caravan tests U.S.-Mexico ties, the pneumonia-like virus that started in Wuhan, China, causes alarms and quarantines, and the seventy-fifth anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp is commemorated.

Trump’s Impeachment Continues, China’s Mysterious Outbreak, and More

Trump’s Impeachment Continues, China’s Mysterious Outbreak, and More

January 16, 2020

The impeachment of U.S. President Donald J. Trump transitions from the House to the Senate, China attempts to suppress a pneumonia-like outbreak ahead of Lunar New Year, and the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum is held in Davos, Switzerland.

Soleimani’s Killing, U.S.-China ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal, and More

Soleimani’s Killing, U.S.-China ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal, and More

January 9, 2020

Tensions between the United States and Iran escalate after the killing of Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani, Washington and Beijing finalize their “Phase One” trade deal, and Taiwan holds a pivotal presidential election.