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The Week of 31 August – 7 September 2018

CrisisWatch: August/September Edition, The President's Take 
Report: Syria 
Briefing: Syria 
Commentary: Yemen, Afghanistan, South Africa
Newly Translated: Myanmar
Interviews: Yemen, Libya 
Video: A Conversation with Alexander Soros 
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace 
In The News: Turkey, Yemen, Libya, Afghanistan, Mali, Israel/Palestine, Nigeria
Careers: Europe and Central Asia, New York, Syria, London

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The Weeks of 17 – 31 August 2018

Report: Burundi
Briefings: Myanmar, Pakistan 
Newly Translated: Afghanistan, Tunisia, Libya
Commentary: Zimbabwe, Global, Cameroon, Turkey/Syria
In Memoriam: Kofi Annan
Videos: Mark Malloch-Brown, Wadah Khanfar
Interviews: Syria, Afghanistan, Venezuela, Kenya/U.S., Africa
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace: 2018 Award Dinner 
In the News: Turkey/Russia, Afghanistan, Venezuela, Iran, Zimbabwe
Careers: Brussels, London/New York/Washington DC

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The Weeks of 3 – 17 August 2018

Reports: Cameroon, Libya
Commentary: DR Congo, Turkey
Our Journeys: Cameroon
Video: Dev Sanyal
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace: 2018 Award Dinner
In The News: Syria, Georgia, Korean Peninsula, Zimbabwe, Saudi Arabia, DR Congo, Iran, Kenya/Tanzania, Somalia, Venezuela/Colombia
Careers: New York, Brussels

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The Week of 27 July – 3 August 2018

 

CrisisWatch: July/August 2018 Edition, The President’s Take
Report: Iraq
Briefings: Tunisia, Iraq
Our Journeys: Pakistan
Commentary: Syria, Iran/China, Israel/Palestine, Russia/U.S., Iran
Interviews: Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Mali, Israel/Iran
Videos: Colombia, Jonas Gahr Støre
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace: 2018 Award Dinner
In the News: Zimbabwe, Qatar, Afghanistan, Iran, Somaliland/Puntland, Israel/Palestine, Armenia, Syria
Careers: Brussels, New York, North America

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On 30 July 2018, the Council extended the mandate of the EU military training mission in the Central African Republic (EUTM RCA) by two years, i.e. until 19 September 2020. The Council also modified the mandate of the mission to enable it to give strategic advice not only to the Ministry of Defence, military staff and the armed forces, but also to the President's cabinet, and to allow it to provide advice on civil-military cooperation, including to the Ministry of the Interior and the gendarmerie.

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The Week of 20 – 27 July 2018

Report: Nigeria
Our Journeys: Cameroon
Commentary: Zimbabwe, China/Pakistan
Newly Translated: China/Pakistan, Israel/Palestine, Korean peninsula
The Iran-U.S. Trigger List: Israel
Interviews: Nigeria, Israel/Syria, Iraq/Syria
Videos: Emma Bonino, Cheryl Carolus
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace
Crisis Group in the News: Iran/U.S., Mali, Israel/Palestine, North Korea/U.S., Zimbabwe, U.S./Israel, Afghanistan
Careers: Brussels, New York, Bogotá, North America

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The Week of 13 – 20 July 2018

 

Watch List: Watch List 2018 – Second Update
Report: Afghanistan
Briefing: Israel/Palestine
Our Journeys: Eastern Neighbourhood
Newly Translated: Abkhazia/South Ossetia
Commentary: Philippines, Ukraine, Yemen
Interviews: Gender, Iraq, Zimbabwe, Russia/Turkey, Iran/EU
Upcoming Events: In Pursuit of Peace, Verifying North Korean Denuclearization: Where Do We Go from Here?
Quotes: Iraq, U.S./Russia, Russia/Syria, Israel/Palestine
Careers: Brussels, New York, Bogotá

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The Week of 6 – 13 July 2018

Report: Colombia
Commentary: Syria, Russia/U.S., Mexico
Media Release: Welcoming New Members to Board of Trustees
Interviews: Russia/U.S., Venezuela, Central America, Israel/Syria
Upcoming Events: In Pursuit of Peace
In the News: U.S., Iran, Russia/Israel, Cameroon, Yemen, Venezuela, Israel/Palestine, China
Careers: Brussels, New York, Ukraine, Bogotá, North East Asia

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The Week of 29 June – 6 July 2018

CrisisWatch: June 2018 Edition, Global Overview
Report: Russia
Statement: South Sudan
Commentary: Russia/North Caucasus, Syria/Israel, Yemen/U.S., Syria
Interview: Yemen
Upcoming Event: In Pursuit of Peace
In the News: Mexico, U.S., Korean Peninsula/China, Israel/Syria, Turkey, Cameroon, Georgia, Colombia, Syria
Careers: Brussels, New York, South Sudan, Sudan, Ukraine, Bogotá, West Africa, North East Asia

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