Foreign Affairs Managing Editor Gideon Rose and Executive Editor Michael Moran preview major world events in the week ahead.

In this week's podcast: Israeli Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party approach the deadline for forming a government; the G-20 meets in London, where world leaders hope to steady a rapidly declining world economy; NATO holds its 60th anniversary summit; and the United Kingdom begins the final phase of its troop withdrawal from Iraq.