Global news that hits different

Know what’s going on in the world, and why

Craving apolitical, jargon-free news and analysis from around the world?
You’re in luck! Get the 5-minute newsletter designed by former diplomats

Hidden
Hidden
Hidden
Hidden
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

100% Free. No spam. Unsubscribe any time.

Join 90,000+
  • leaders
  • experts
  • founders
  • politicos
  • diplomats
  • moguls
  • thinkers
  • boulevardiers
  • fat cats
  • curious cats
  • learners

who start their day with Intrigue
Search in mail
Inbox
🌍 2023’s newest hotspot 8:00 AM
🌍 Some… good news? 8:00 AM
🌍 Coup do you think you are? 8:00 AM
🌍 You’re officially intriguing! 8:00 AM
Monday,
September 1
Issue #189
2023's newest hotspot
Today’s briefing is a 5 min read: Global Headlines Deep Dive
Some... good news?
Today’s briefing is a 5 min read: Global Headlines Deep Dive
Coup do you think you are?
Deep Dive Today’s briefing is a 5 min read: Global Headlines
You're officially intriguing!
Today’s briefing is a 5 min read: Global Headlines Deep Dive

Trusted by
professionals at

Our Top Briefings

Latest Stories
What we know (and don’t know) about Russia’s anti-satellite weapon system

Folks in Washington are abuzz right now – here’s why.

Defence & Security 16 February, 2024
Latin America dominates world metals

In amongst all the other headlines, it’s easy to miss what’s happening right now in a critical sector (metals) across a fast-moving region (Latin America).

Geo-economics 15 February, 2024
The world watches as major US aid package moves to the House for a showdown

After a bruising five months of negotiations, the US Senate passed a $95B aid package for Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan just before sunrise on Tuesday (local time), in a 70-29 vote.

Geopolitics 14 February, 2024

INTRIGUE OUTLOUD

All the best things about the International Intrigue newsletter, straight to your podcast app of choice.

Take It From Them!

Real reviews from real subscribers

Why Intrigue?

We explore the intersection of Geopolitics, Business and Technology

Save time and effort

We scour 500+ sources each day to bring you the most important stories from around the globe.

Get unique insights

We’ve been in the rooms where it happens and we’ll tell you what’s really going on.

Enjoy staying informed

We’re dedicated to delivering clarity over clickbait. We’ll keep you informed without sensationalism, but with a sense of humour.

Meet the Team

The only briefing designed by former diplomats

John

Former diplomat in Beijing and Shanghai. Mandarin speaker. Helen constantly says my jokes are ‘drier than dust’, but she’ll have to do better than that to stop me.

Helen

Former diplomat in Tel Aviv and Hong Kong. Better Mandarin speaker than John, who reminds me that just because I went to Harvard doesn’t mean I’m always right.

Jeremy

Former diplomat in Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Lima. Spanish speaker. Awarded Peru’s Presidential Medal for Distinguished Service for… well, distinguished service.