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.
A panel talks about the U.S. foreign policy outlook for 2004, with a look at progress and challenges in Afghanistan and Iraq, the U.S. relationship with its traditional European allies, the importance of international developments to the upcoming presidential election, and much more.
- Robin Wright journalist, author and foreign policy analyst at the United States Institute of Peace. Her most recent book is "Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East."
- John Parker Washington bureau chief for "The Economist"
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