The United Nations has recently come under attack for its handling of both the Ebola outbreak and the war in Syria. It has prompted some to question what the role of the U.N. should be on the international stage. We look at the relevance of the U.N., 70 years after its creation.
As President Clinton visits India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan, Diane and her guests talk about his itinerary and about what he hopes to accomplish while in South Asia. They’ll also discuss the challenges in store, including the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan over control of the Kashmir region.
- Steven Cohen senior fellow in Foreign Policy Studies, Brookings Institution
- Dr. Rajesh Kadian physician and author of Tibet, India and China
- George Perkovich Vice president for studies-global security and economic development-and director of the non-proliferation program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Pakistan?
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