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U.S. – Russia Economic Relations in the Trump Era

Posted on Jun 23, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on U.S. – Russia Economic Relations in the Trump Era

On Thursday June 22, the World Affairs Council hosted it’s last public event of the 2016-2017 programming year. This off-the-record discussion featured President & CEO of the US Russia Business Council...

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Weekly World News Update, June 21, 2017

Posted on Jun 21, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Weekly World News Update, June 21, 2017

World Refugee Day; Complexities in Syria; Confronting North Korea; Global Terrorism; Macron's Governance Challenges; Iranian Coup

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Cuba Trip Update

Posted on Jun 20, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Cuba Trip Update

In light of President Trump's recent statement and directive reinstating travel restrictions to Cuba, we want to provide an update regarding the World Affairs Council November trip to Cuba. At this time, it does not appear that our program will be impacted.

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Weekly World News Update, June 14, 2017

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Russian Interference in U.S. Election; Cuba - U.S. Elections; China's Tightening Grip on Power; Aftermath of British Elections; Puerto Rico Seeks Statehood; Furthering Democracy

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An update on Singapore with Consul General Cheang

Posted on Jun 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on An update on Singapore with Consul General Cheang

On Wednesday, June 7 the Council hosted the Consul General of Singapore Chris...

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Weekly World News Update, June 7, 2017

Posted on Jun 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Weekly World News Update, June 7, 2017

Retreat of U.S. Leadership; The Future of Our Planet; Gulf States Cut Ties with Qatar; Britain Goes to the Polls; Afghanistan Erupts; South China Sea; 70th Anniversary of the Marshall Plan

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