Military

America's Wars Observed

November 11, 2009

On the ground in Iraq and Afghanistan: A journalist and a photographer document, in unflinching detail, the complex, contradictory and often tragic experiences of U-S troops at war.

Christopher Andrew: "Defend the Realm" (Knopf)

November 10, 2009

A leading historian of intelligence presents the first authorized history of the British Secret Service MI5.

Fort Hood Shootings

November 10, 2009

An update on the investigation into shootings at Fort Hood, Texas.

Hamid Karzai's 2nd Term and U.S. Strategy for Afghanistan

November 3, 2009

U.S. strategy in Afghanistan. How Afghan President Karzai victory might influence the Obama administration’s deliberations on troop levels.

News Roundup - Hour 2

October 30, 2009

The Friday News Roundup. A deadly Taliban attack overshadows Secretary of State Clinton’s visit to Pakistan and Iran continues sending mixed signals about its nuclear program. Join Frank Sesno and a panel of journalists for analysis of...

Afghanistan and Iraq

October 27, 2009

A spike in U-S troop deaths in Afghanistan and bombings of government buildings in Iraq complicate the tough choices ahead for the Obama Administration. How grim realities are shaping U.S. military options in both Iraq and Afghanistan

News Roundup - Hour 2

October 23, 2009

A date is set for a runoff election in Afghanistan and China's economy grew at close to nine percent last quarter. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

News Roundup - Hour 2

October 16, 2009

A string of attacks in Pakistan leaves scores dead and raises concerns about security and the strength of the Taliban. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Militants in Pakistan

October 13, 2009

The fourth deadly attack in just over a week in Pakistan. An update on a suicide car bomb that killed dozens in a market in northwest Pakistan, and fears the Taliban and other militants will target areas once thought secure.

News Roundup - Hour 2

October 9, 2009

President Obama meets with top national security officials on Afghanistan. Pakistan voices displeasure over a proposed U.S. aid package and the Taliban claims responsibility for a car bombing in Kabul. A panel of journalists joins guest...

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