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Factal Forecast


Factal Forecast takes a look at the biggest news stories coming in the next week and why they matter. From the editors at Factal, we publish our forward-looking podcast each Thursday to help you get a jump-start on the week ahead.
Mexico deploys troops to border cities following surge of cartel violenceAugust 18, 2022 Episode artwork Gaza ceasefire holds, but tensions remain high after dozens killed in Israeli operation August 11, 2022 Episode artwork License plate dispute leads to roadblocks, gunfire and rising tensions at Kosovo-Serbia borderAugust 04, 2022 Episode artwork Shocking surge in Haiti gang violence leaves hundreds dead and thousands stuck in crossfireJuly 28, 2022 Episode artwork A scorched Europe grapples with fires amid record heatJuly 21, 2022 Episode artwork Abe’s military goals persist in Japan as questions swirl around assassinationJuly 14, 2022 Episode artwork Italy’s worst drought in 70 years threatens crops and powerJuly 07, 2022 Episode artwork Sri Lanka halts non-essential fuel sales as economic crisis spirals June 30, 2022 Episode artwork French President Macron faces no confidence vote after bloc loses absolute majority in parliament June 23, 2022 Episode artwork Dozens of Iraqi lawmakers quit parliament as political crisis deepensJune 16, 2022 Episode artwork Thousands join US-bound migrant caravan in southern Mexico as regional leaders consider immigration policiesJune 09, 2022 Episode artwork Scrutiny grows over Uvalde, Texas, police response following new discrepanciesJune 02, 2022 Episode artwork War in Ukraine rages on with future of the Donbas region at stake May 26, 2022 Episode artwork As Colombia cracks down on cartel violence, the country braces for moreMay 12, 2022 Episode artwork Protests in Armenia over possible Nagorno-Karabakh concessions spark fears of mass unrest May 05, 2022 Episode artwork Sneak peak at The Debrief: Pakistan in political turmoil after PM Khan oustedApril 28, 2022 Episode artwork Israel faces political crisis amid escalating violence in East JerusalemApril 21, 2022 Episode artwork Anti-government protests break out in Sri Lanka as economic and energy crises worsenApril 07, 2022 Episode artwork Israel on edge after three deadly attacks in a week March 31, 2022 Episode artwork In Ukraine’s besieged city of Mariupol, thousands remain trapped with Russian forces closing inMarch 24, 2022 Episode artwork With all eyes on Ukraine, North Korea conducts tenth missile launch of yearMarch 17, 2022 Episode artwork Russia's invasion of Ukraine complicates plans to revive the Iran nuclear dealMarch 10, 2022 Episode artwork Trucker convoy heads to US capital despite easing of coronavirus-related restrictionsMarch 03, 2022 Episode artwork Russia’s moves in eastern Ukraine intensify, raising fears of a deadly warFebruary 24, 2022 Episode artwork A renewed power struggle in Libya threatens country’s tenuous stabilityFebruary 17, 2022 Episode artwork