September 22, 2021
Shock and AUKUS; World Leaders Speak at UN General Assembly; Pentagon Admits Wrongdoing in Afghanistan; Haitian Desperation; Trudeau's "Clear Mandate"?; U.S. Travel Ban Lifting for International Visitors
Shock and AUKUS
AUKUS: UK, U.S. and Australia Pact Signals Asia-Pacific Power Shift” Suranjana Tewari -- BBC News, September 16, 2021

"Were the French Blindsided by the AUKUS Submarine Deal?" Olivia Salazar-Winspear -- France 24, September 21, 2021

AUKUS and Submarines: The Fallout for France” Valerie Niquet and Marianne Peron-Doise -- The Diplomat, September 18, 2021

"AUKUS and the CPTPP: It's All About China" Ian Hill -- The Lowy Institute, September 21, 2021


"The New AUKUS Alliance Is Yet Another Transatlantic Crisis for France" Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer and Martin Quencez -- German Marshall Fund of the United States, September 17, 2021

"AUKUS Row: Boris Johnson Tells France to 'Donnez-Moi un Break'" Heather Stewart -- The Guardian, September 22, 2021

"Could the AUKUS Deal Strengthen Deterrence Against China -- And Yet Come at a Real Cost to Australia?" James Curran -- Council on Foreign Relations, September 20, 2021

 Photo and Story: CNN
World Leaders Speak at UNGA
"Who's Speaking at the UN General Assembly, Who Isn't -- And Why Did Brazil Go First?" Rick Gladstone -- New York Times, September 21, 2021

"Xi Goes Global as Biden Pushes Old Alliances at the UN" Eryk Bagshaw -- Brisbane Times, September 22, 2021

"From Food Insecurity to the UN's Future: What We're Watching at the UNGA" Eric Reidy -- The New Humanitarian, September 20, 2021

"Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro Remains Defiant on COVID-19 and the Environment at the UN" Jaclyn Diaz -- National Public Radio, September 22, 2021


Photo by Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg; Story by Al Jazeera
Pentagon Admits Wrongdoing in Afghanistan
Haitian Desperation
"Why Are There Thousands of Haitian Migrants at the Texas Border?" Amber Phillips -- Washington Post, September 22, 2021


Floods, Hunger, Violence: A Power Struggle Is the Least of Haiti’s Worries” Anatoly Kurmanaev -- New York Times, September 16, 2021

Haitian Prosecutor Wants PM — Who Fired Him the Day Before — Charged in Moïse’s Killing” Jacqueline Charles -- Miami Herald, September 15, 2021

"Haiti's Troubled Path to Development" Rocio Cara Labrador and Diana Roy -- Council on Foreign Relations, September 17, 2021

Photo by Getty Images; Story by Essence
Trudeau's "Clear Mandate"?
"Many Canadians Angry After Election Produces a $610M Bill and Not Much Change" Jaela Bernstien -- CBC News, September 21, 2021

"What Trudeau's Win Means for Canada-U.S. Relations" Andy Blatchford -- Politico, September 21, 2021

"Canada's Trudeau Ekes Out Narrow Win in COVID-Dominated Election" Jerusalem Post Staff -- Jerusalem Post, September 21, 2021

Photo and Story: The Guardian
U.S. Travel Ban Lifting for International Visitors
U.S. to Drop Travel Ban for Vaccinated International Travelers Starting in Early November” Bailey Shulz and Eve Chen -- USA Today, September 20, 2021


U.S. Travel Restrictions at Canadian Border Extended Another Month, Through Oct. 21” Melissa Nann Burke -- The Detroit News, September 20, 2021