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G20 Summit Goes Virtual, Biden Nominates Cabinet Members, and More

G20 Summit Goes Virtual, Biden Nominates Cabinet Members, and More

November 19, 2020

Saudi Arabia hosts a virtual Group of Twenty (G20) summit, U.S. President-Elect Joe Biden ramps up his cabinet nomination process, and the United States prepares to formally withdraw from the Treaty on Open Skies.

U.S. Presidential Transition, Nagorno-Karabakh Peace Deal, and More

U.S. Presidential Transition, Nagorno-Karabakh Peace Deal, and More

November 12, 2020

U.S. President-Elect Joe Biden begins a turbulent ten-week transition, Armenians and Azeris react to a Russia-brokered peace agreement, and the thirty-seventh summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) goes virtual.

U.S. Ballot Counting Continues, WTO Selects Director General, and More

U.S. Ballot Counting Continues, WTO Selects Director General, and More

November 5, 2020

The world awaits the results of the close U.S. presidential election, the World Trade Organization (WTO) is scheduled to select a new director general, and Myanmar holds fraught elections.