- Daily Brief
- January 28, 2020
Britain votes on EU membership, Spain holds an election, and a court in Egypt rules on a boundary deal.
A German delegation visit China and workers at the world’s second largest nickel mine go on strike.
Kerry and Lew visit Beijing, the final states hold primaries and labour unrest continues in France.
The Shangri-La Dialogue is held, France launches Israeli-Palestinian peace talks and OPEC meets.
Venezuela’s downward spiral continues, Obama visits Vietnam and Japan where the G7 Summit is held.
A diplomatic flurry in Vienna, Indian state elections test the BJP and Turkey gets a new PM.
Impeachment proceedings in Brazil, the Filippino election and the Panama Papers database is released.
The last chance to stop Trump, the EU-Turkey visa waiver program and PM Abe ‘unofficially’ in Moscow.
Progress in Libya, Brazil’s impeachment vote, and talks in Paris over an east African pipeline.
A critical party vote in Brazil, unusual overtures in Moscow, and tensions in the South China Sea.
Obama tours the Americas and the German Foreign Minister visits Moscow to discuss Syria.
Syrian peace talks in Geneva, a corruption scandal in Brazil intensifies and oil producers meet.