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Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

October 24, 2014

Canadian officials search for motives in the attack on Parliament. A U.S. jury convicts former Blackwater guards of murdering Iraqis. And Mexico's attorney general accuses a town mayor in the mass disappearance of students. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

The Role Of Turkey In The Fight Against ISIS

The Role Of Turkey In The Fight Against ISIS

October 23, 2014

Many say Turkey's direct involvement is critical to the coalition's fight against ISIS, but Turkey is asking for more protection from coalitions forces near its border with Syria. Understanding Turkey's role in the region and the militant group's growing reach.

David Greene: "Midnight In Siberia"

David Greene: "Midnight In Siberia"

October 21, 2014

NPR's former Moscow bureau chief discusses his 6,000-mile journey on the Trans-Siberian Railway and how the lives of ordinary Russians have changed in the post-Soviet years.

The Latest On National And International Efforts To Address The Ebola Crisis

The Latest On National And International Efforts To Address The Ebola Crisis

October 20, 2014

As Ebola continues to spread in West Africa, President Barack Obama has stepped up efforts to address the crisis. The latest developments here and abroad, tracking those who were exposed and the debate over travel bans.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

October 17, 2014

The U.N. says the world is failing to contain Ebola in West Africa, stepped-up coalition airstrikes in the battle against ISIS on a Syrian border town and new concerns about sagging global economic growth: Please join us to discuss the week's top international news stories.

Suki Kim: "Without You, There Is No Us"

Suki Kim: "Without You, There Is No Us"

October 15, 2014

A Korean-American journalist gets a job teaching English to the sons of North Korea's elite. Her memoir offers a rare peek inside the world's most mysterious country.

Calls For A  Strengthened Approach In The Fight Against Ebola

Calls For A Strengthened Approach In The Fight Against Ebola

October 15, 2014

A growing number of public health experts are calling for a broader and more coordinated approach in the fight against Ebola. Diane and her guests discuss efforts to boost training for health care workers, treatment protocols and disease surveillance.

Leon Panetta: "Worthy Fights: A Memoir Of Leadership In War And Peace"

Leon Panetta: "Worthy Fights: A Memoir Of Leadership In War And Peace"

October 14, 2014

Leon Panetta held high-level positions under three presidents. His views on President Barack Obama's leadership, U.S. policy in the Middle East and what's needed to meet the national security challenges of today.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

October 10, 2014

Turkey rejects unilateral ground operations against ISIS. Protests reignite in Hong Kong. And North Korea's leader has been out sight for five weeks. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Cyber Attacks & The Growing Challenge Of Protecting Personal And Business Data

Cyber Attacks & The Growing Challenge Of Protecting Personal And Business Data

October 7, 2014

Two states attorneys general are investigating JPMorgan Chase for its response to a cyber attack that compromised the data of 76 million households. Details on the largest U.S. breach ever and the challenges of safeguarding personal and business data.

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