World News Update

The World News Weekly Update is a collection the past week’s top news stories. Every week, the Council gathers articles, reports, and op-eds from various domestic and international information outlets in order to provide wide-ranging and balanced perspectives on pressing global issues. This week’s articles include the Greek vote, Ukraine, Iran deal, Turkey, Syrian intervention, Egyptian decline, China’s slump, and U.S.-Vietnam relations.

World News Update

The World News Weekly Update is a collection the past week’s top news stories. Every week, the Council gathers articles, reports, and op-eds from various domestic and international information outlets in order to provide wide-ranging and balanced perspectives on pressing global issues. This week’s articles include Greek turmoil, a different take on Iran, Tunisian terrorism, U.S.-Brazil relations, Central America, global economy, and cyber warfare.

World News Update

The World News Weekly Update is a collection the past week’s top news stories. Every week, the Council gathers articles, reports, and op-eds from various domestic and international information outlets in order to provide wide-ranging and balanced perspectives on pressing global issues. This week’s articles include Europe’s struggles, Cold War redux, a Papal pronouncement, Middle East peace process, China, Saudi Arabia, Haiti, plus BRICS and cyber warfare.

World News Update

The World News Weekly Update is a collection the past week’s top news stories. Every week, the Council gathers articles, reports, and op-eds from various domestic and international information outlets in order to provide wide-ranging and balanced perspectives on pressing global issues. This week’s articles include the 2016 election, Greece soldiers, Turkey’s future, déjà vu in Iraq, views on ISIS, Brazil rising, South Africa versus the ICC, and climate change.

Council’s Amiena Mahsoob keynote speaker at Cornell High School commencement

Amiena Mahsoob, Director of Education Programs at the Council, gave the keynote speech at Cornell High School’s commencement last week. She had the opportunity to work with all graduates as sophomores when they engaged in a Hot Seat event with an expert on Afghanistan, Seth Jones, and continued to work closely with the students until their graduation.