The World Next Week
TWNW Special: How Americans See the World

TWNW Special: How Americans See the World

September 24, 2020

On this special episode of The World Next Week, James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon are joined by Ivo H. Daalder, president of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, and Dina Smeltz, senior fellow for public opinion and foreign policy, to discuss the Chicago Council’s annual survey of American attitudes toward foreign policy. This year’s survey, which can be found on the Chicago Council’s website, is entitled “Divided We Stand.”

EU Leaders Talk Greece-Turkey Tensions, Italy’s Referendum and Elections, and More

EU Leaders Talk Greece-Turkey Tensions, Italy’s Referendum and Elections, and More

September 17, 2020

European leaders hold a summit on tensions between Greece and Turkey in the Mediterranean, Italians prepare to head to the polls for a national referendum and regional elections, and the sports world stages major events under unusual circumstances.

A Virtual UNGA, Lukashenko and Putin Meet, and More

A Virtual UNGA, Lukashenko and Putin Meet, and More

September 10, 2020

The seventy-fifth UN General Assembly kicks off virtually, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko is set to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, and the European Union and China hold a scaled-down summit in Leipzig, Germany.

Two-Month Election Countdown Begins, U.S.-Taiwan Relationship Expands, and More

Two-Month Election Countdown Begins, U.S.-Taiwan Relationship Expands, and More

September 3, 2020

Americans enter the final two-month stretch of the presidential campaign, the United States moves to strengthen economic ties to Taiwan, and Japan begins its search for a new prime minister.