International

The U.S. War Strategy  in Afghanistan.

The U.S. War Strategy in Afghanistan.

June 17, 2010

What's been won and lost in America's longest war. The administration's Afghan policy is hit by bipartisan criticism and declining public support. Options for the U.S. and Nato in the months ahead.

Imtiaz Gul:  "The Most Dangerous Place"

Imtiaz Gul: "The Most Dangerous Place"

June 14, 2010

A veteran Pakistani reporter takes us into Pakistan's tribal areas and explains the dilemma facing the Obama administration as it tried to shape a new policy for Afghanistan.

Domestic and international pressures build on Iran

Domestic and international pressures build on Iran

June 14, 2010

New U.N. Security council sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program intensify tensions between Tehran and other nations. Iran’s relationship with the world, and its internal conflicts one year after disputed presidential elections.

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

June 11, 2010

Iran reacts to new U.N. sanctions over its nuclear program, Britain's prime minister warns of drastic spending cuts and President Obama meets with Palestinian leader Abbas. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top...

Turkey, the U.S.  and Israel

Turkey, the U.S. and Israel

June 8, 2010

Turkey's ambassador to the U.S. calls for an end to the Israeli blockade of Gaza and says Israel owes an apology to the Turkish nation. Strained relations between Turkey and Israel. Implications for the U.S. and stability in the Mideast.

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

June 4, 2010

Continued fallout from Israel's action against a Gaza aid flotilla. The Taliban targets a national peace conference in Afghanistan. And Japan's prime minister resigns. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top...

Israel and Aid Ships to Gaza

Israel and Aid Ships to Gaza

June 2, 2010

International condemnation and protests follow a deadly confrontation between Israel and Gaza-bound aid ships. Guest host Frank Sesno and our panelists explore what the crisis could mean for U.S. relations with Israel and other allies.

Environmental Outlook: Bonobos on the Brink of Extinction

Environmental Outlook: Bonobos on the Brink of Extinction

June 1, 2010

Bonobos are a female-dominated and peaceful species of great apes. But they are on the brink of extinction in the wild. As part of our ongoing Environmental Outlook series, we examine lessons from bonobos and efforts to save them.

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

May 28, 2010

Vice President Biden says U.S. troops will be out of Iraq as scheduled. North and South Korea continue to ratchet up their rhetoric. And drug violence in Jamaica leaves dozens dead. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the...

Rising Tensions on the Korean Peninsula

Rising Tensions on the Korean Peninsula

May 27, 2010

North Korea announced it's cutting all ties with South Korea. How escalating rhetoric from the North raises tensions on the Peninsula and complicates U.S. relations with China.

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