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Learn how some cities in the U.S. and China are going low-carbon on water with @wilsonCEF  and experts @dneigh16 , Patrick Serfass, and . @ScottHoustonCAJoin  the conversation tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.:

"The U.S. and Pakistan are two countries with many divergent interests — from approaches to terrorism to views about India. I would also argue that China is a big constraint for US-Pakistan relations," says @MichaelKugelman :

"Academic institutions, civil society groups, and philanthropists who aim to protect and foster democratic values have a responsibility to look into the gendered dimension of fake news and online violence against women in politics," says Lucina Di Meco. 🔗

Now updated with the call's recording and key quotes: "Ground Truth Briefing: Assessing AMLO's First Year" from @MexicoInstitute 

Since Alberto Fernández’s election, Trump hadn’t antagonized Argentina's incoming leftist administration—until the announcement of new tariffs on steel and aluminum this week:

"There is a real fragmentation of the region now, both symbolized and driven by the Brazil-Argentina cleavage … Bolsonaro is an extremist in the region, and that not only limits soft power but can generate some conflict," says @benjamingedan . 🔗

The Russian gas supplier Gazprom has racked up between $7bn and $12bn in fines and debt to its Ukrainian transit partner, Naftogaz, but it's increasingly unlikely that it will pay as it anticipates making that partnership obsolete:

Behind the scenes of the U.S.–Iran prisoner swap:

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Live in 10 Minutes: "The Future of Argentina: A Conversation with Sergio Massa" from @LATAMProg  and @ArgentinaProj :

"El Salvador’s President Bukele Not Focused on ‘Free Money’ from the US." @benjamingedan  weighs in on where Bukele's priorities lie:

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A major geopolitical consequences of the repeal of Article 370 is that China and Pakistan will become even closer partners, says @MichaelKugelman , deputy director of the @AsiaProgram .

#Irma, #Harvey  expose America's lack of preparedness for extreme weather events

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Arrested politicians, terrorists freely contesting, censorship, and military interference - writes why Pakistan's 2018 General Election is a "brutal mockery" in :

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Read the new issue of the @wilsonquarterly  all about the borders that unite and divide our world, be they in Germany, Central America, or the open sea:

Since 2014, over one million people have fled #Venezuela , seeking refuge in neighboring nations and throughout the region. Check out and 's new infographics on this Venezuelan Humanitarian Crisis and its impact on the region. #wilsonsmart 

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