Military

The Challenges Ahead for American Forces in Afghanistan

The Challenges Ahead for American Forces in Afghanistan

May 20, 2010

Taliban suicide bombers take direct aim at a U.S. military base in Afghanistan one day after an attack on a NATO convoy. Challenges ahead for American forces in Afghanistan.

Pakistani Journalist Ahmed Rashid on the Taliban

Pakistani Journalist Ahmed Rashid on the Taliban

April 15, 2010

Understanding the differences between the Taliban in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid on the offensive against the Taliban and the risks of wider regional conflict.

Violence in Pakistan

Violence in Pakistan

April 6, 2010

Taliban militants claim responsibility for an attack on a US consulate in northwestern Pakistan: conflicts inside Pakistan, the role of stepped-up US drone attacks, and the fight against Islamic militants.

The Rise of Militias and Hate Groups in the U.S.

The Rise of Militias and Hate Groups in the U.S.

March 31, 2010

A Christian militia in Michigan is charged with plotting against the U.S. and attempting to deploy weapons of mass destruction. How a weak economy, the election of the first African-American president and political extremism are fueling...

Administration Debates Trying Alleged 9/11 Plotters in Civilian or Military Courts.

Administration Debates Trying Alleged 9/11 Plotters in Civilian or Military Courts.

March 11, 2010

Debate within the administration on whether to try alleged 9/11 plotters in civilian or military courts.

News Roundup - Hour 2

March 5, 2010

The U.S.-led coalition prepares for new offensive in southern Afghanistan. Iran shuts down opposition publications. And Chile begins the long road to recovery after a massive earthquake. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of...

Iraq: Election Outlook

March 4, 2010

Tensions are high in Iraq ahead of this Sunday's national elections. An uptick in sectarian violence and concerns about the security situation have some fearing a low turnout. A preview of what the elections will mean for Iraqis, their...

News Roundup - Hour 2

February 26, 2010

The latest on the Marja offensive; the Dutch government collapses over its NATO commitment in Afghanistan; and India and Pakistan resume talks. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Canyon Sam: "Sky Train"

February 23, 2010

Tibetan women on the edge of history. A third-generation Chinese-American recounts the stories of four women in Tibet whose lives were torn apart when China took control in the 1950s.

News Roundup - Hour 2

February 19, 2010

More top Taliban leaders are captured; a Haitian judge releases eight American missionaries; and the U.N. climate chief resigns. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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