Global Events

Global/International Current Events.  World news and foreign policy feeds refreshed daily.  Not simply headlines, but ideally covering stories from more in depth sources about the topics of the day.

  • Council on Foreign Relations | The World Next Week podcast is highly listenable, insightful,  informative.  A favorite.
  • The Economist | The Week Ahead podcast
  • Foreign Policy Blogs | The FPA Global Affairs Blog Network site
  • World News | Breaking US News and International News Headlines – GlobalPost is my best global news source.
  • The Ground Truth Project |  Blog of on-the-ground reporting around the world
Since its establishment in 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has fostered [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source: Asia Unbound – CFR
On December 29, South Africa's Constitutional Court [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR
Emmerson Mnangagwa's post-Mugabe regime is [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR

Foreign Policy Magazine has listed Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi as one of the most prominent thinkers of 2017. He is number 65 on Foreign Policy's list. In the article, Foreign Policy alleges that Abadi has fought to keep Iraq united, extended an olive branch to the Kurds and has even ordered Iran out of certain areas. As we begin the New Year, it is apparent that all of these claims could not [...]

Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs
Jongsoo Lee is senior managing director at Brock Securities and center associate at Davis Cen [...]
Mon, Jan 08, 2018
Source: Asia Unbound – CFR

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