Conflict

Marilyn Thompson: "The Killer Strain" (Harper Collins)

May 15, 2003

Investigative journalist Marilyn Thompson talks about the unsolved letter-borne anthrax attacks that terrorized Americans in the fall of 2001, killing five people.

Terrorist Attacks in Saudi Arabia

May 14, 2003

Initial reports from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia indicate that a series of car bombs may have killed at least 20 people, seven believed to be Americans. The attacks took place hours before Secretary of State Colin Powell's scheduled visit to that...

North Korea

April 24, 2003

Representatives from the United States, North Korea, and China are meeting this week in Beijing. The talks are the first since the disclosure eight months ago that North Korea was seeking to produce weapons grade plutonium. A panel joins...

U.S.-Syria Relations

April 15, 2003

The Bush administration had publically warned Syria not to provide safe haven for former Iraqi leaders. Two analysts join Diane to talk about U.S.-Syrian relations and some of the regional implications.

Iraq Update

April 14, 2003

Diane and her guests talk about the latest news from the U.S.-led war on Iraq: the remaining military operations, the latest evidence of weapons of mass destruction, and status of efforts to restore public order, plus a look at what Iraq's...

Iraq Update

April 10, 2003

Diane and her guests talk about the aftermath of capture of Baghdad, focusing on the military and political transition in Iraq, and the mounting humanitarian challenges.

Post-War Iraq

April 7, 2003

A panel discussion on the U.S. plans for post-war Iraq, with a look at how the Defense Department plans to transfer power to Iraqis, ongoing tensions between the Pentagon and the State Department, and what role these planners envision for...

The Search for Weapons of Mass Destruction

April 1, 2003

As U.S led troops approach Baghdad, the United States is said to be assembling its own team to find, contain and destroy weapons of mass destruction. Two former weapons inspectors join Diane to talk about this process now and in the months...

War Update

March 31, 2003

A panel talks about the latest military and strategic developments in Iraq, with a look at humanitarian aid delivery, POWs and casualties on both sides, media coverage, and more.

Treatment of POW's

March 24, 2003

Article 13 of the Geneva convention precludes prisoners of war from being exposed to public curiosity. U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld denounced the broadcast on Iraqi television of five American soldiers who had apparently been...

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