The World Next Week
U.S. Supply Chain Challenges, Trump’s Transition Committee, and More

U.S. Supply Chain Challenges, Trump’s Transition Committee, and More

April 30, 2020

U.S. officials confront supply chain breakdowns amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration begins the presidential transition process six months before Election Day, and World Press Freedom Day is commemorated.

Governors Face Public Pressure, UN Security Council Talks Syria, and More

Governors Face Public Pressure, UN Security Council Talks Syria, and More

April 23, 2020

Governors face pressure to reopen America, the UN Security Council discusses conditions in Syria, and the Islamic holy month of Ramadan begins.

Trump Halts WHO Funding, Earth Day’s Fiftieth Anniversary, and More

Trump Halts WHO Funding, Earth Day’s Fiftieth Anniversary, and More

April 16, 2020

U.S. President Donald J. Trump announces a funding freeze and review of the World Health Organization amid the coronavirus pandemic, Earth Day is celebrated across the globe, and Cuba marks the fortieth anniversary of the Mariel boatlift.

Coronavirus Tolls Fluctuate Globally, G20 Foreign and Energy Ministers Meet, and More

Coronavirus Tolls Fluctuate Globally, G20 Foreign and Energy Ministers Meet, and More

April 9, 2020

Countries across the globe continue to face the challenges presented by the novel coronavirus, Group of Twenty (G20) foreign and energy ministers meet virtually, and Israelis struggle to form a governing coalition.

Hungary’s Parliamentary Vote, Journalists’ Increasing Struggle, and More

Hungary’s Parliamentary Vote, Journalists’ Increasing Struggle, and More

April 2, 2020

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban exercises sweeping executive powers amid the coronavirus pandemic, global and local media outlets face pressure, and Israeli leaders move to form a national emergency government.