In recent years recruits to the Islamic State have carried out atrocities across Syria and Iraq and in multiple locations around the world -- most recently Brussels. The history of ISIS and how its rise may shape the future of the Middle East.
Belgian authorities detain suspects and search for more after the terror attacks. A former Bosnian Serb leader is convicted of genocide. And Secretary Kerry says Islamic State's power is eroding in the Middle East. A panel of journalists joins guest host Katherine Lanpher for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
The bombings in Belgium have left many wondering why authorities were unable to thwart the attacks. Understanding what's behind unique security challenges for Belgium, and what these latest attacks mean for threats to Europe and beyond.
Russia begins withdrawing its military forces from Syria. The U.S. eases limits on travel and commerce with Cuba. And North Korea sentences an American student to 15 years hard labor. A panel of journalists joins guest host Indira Lakshmanan for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
Syria’s civil war has raged for nearly five years claiming the lives of more than 270,000 people and forcing an estimated 11 million to flee their homes. A panel of experts joins Diane to discuss why some say this week's talks in Geneva offer a real chance for a political resolution.
Kojo speaks with Alan Gross, a development worker who was imprisoned by the Cuban government for five years. A year after his historic release, Gross is now speaking out about his years behind bars and our region's community groups who supported him.
Iran test-fires ballistic missiles. The European Union and Turkey reach a tentative deal on migrants. And the Pentagon says U.S. airstrikes killed 150 militants in Somalia. A panel of journalists joins guest host Tom Gjelten for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
World leaders work to negotiate a temporary ceasefire in Syria. Iranian authorities arrest a U.S. citizen whose son is imprisoned in Tehran. And E.U. ministers meet again on the migrant crisis. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
The Obama administration presents a plan to Congress for closing the Guantanamo detention center: The timeline, where the existing detainees would be transferred and the challenges of getting support for the proposal.
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