The Heat

Venezuela Crisis

The Heat: Venezuela crisis

Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido declares President Nicolas Maduro illegitimate and takes the oath of office. But who is actually running the country?

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The Heat: US shutdown

Shutdown showdown, the impasse over funding for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border is about to enter its fifth week, with no end in sight.

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The Heat: Cuba – US relations

Sixty years after the Cuban revolution, what is the current state of Cuba-U.S. relations? And, how much has President Trump pulled back from progress made during the Obama and Castro administrations? 

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The Heat: Africa look ahead

The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo cut the internet last week fearing violence after long delays to announce the results of the presidential election. The opposition calls it censorship.

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China -US relations

The Heat: China-US relations

President Xi said history has proved that cooperation is the best choice for both sides.  Trump said his priority is to promote cooperative and constructive U..S-China relations. 

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UN Climate Conference

The Heat: UN climate deal

Success at the UN Climate Conference. Delegates from nearly 200 countries reach an agreement aimed at putting the Paris accord to limit global warming into action.

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China-U.S. trade negotiations

The Heat: China-US trade negotiations

Trade talks between China and the United States are moving forward. That’s despite the arrest of a top Chinese technology company executive in Canada earlier this month at the request of the U.S. government.

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The Heat: G20 Summit

United States and China agree to suspend new trade tariffs. We will take a deeper look at the trade war and other developments from the just concluded G20 summit.

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The Heat: APEC meetings

U.S.-China tensions were front and center at the APEC CEO Summit in Papua New Guinea this weekend. What can we expect for the next steps in this relationship?

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