U.S. envoy travels to Middle East to begin peace process
Middle East strategy expert Jon Alterman discusses George Mitchell's efforts to resolve the Israel-Palestine conflict.
Posted: January 29, 2009 16:34
Obama expands communication with Middle East
Daniel Levy of the New America Foundation discusses President Barack Obama's approach to the Middle East, from broadcasting to the Muslim world that "Americans are not your enemy" to trying to help create a lasting cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza.
Posted: January 27, 2009 16:13
The simple pleasure of smoking water pipes in Gaza City
A Worldfocus contributing blogger in Gaza writes about his discussions with Palestinians over a water pipe (also known as a "hookah" or "narghile"), a small outlet of pleasure in the war-torn region.
Posted: January 26, 2009 17:09
Week in review: China, special envoys and Guantánamo
Gideon Rose of Foreign Affairs Magazine and Carol Giacomo of The New York Times editorial board discuss the new direction of U.S. foreign policy.
Posted: January 23, 2009 16:16
Israel completes withdrawal as Gaza rebuilds
Martin Indyk of the Brookings Institution discusses the challenges and opportunities facing the new Obama administration in the Middle East as Israel officially announces that all of its troops are out of Gaza.
Posted: January 21, 2009 13:08
Lasting changes of the war in Gaza
Daniel Levy, the director of the Middle East Initiative of the New America Foundation, discusses the lasting changes in the Middle East.
Posted: January 19, 2009 17:32
All eyes gaze at Gaza in Amman, Jordan
Rawan Jabaji, an associate producer with PBS's Wide Angle, travels to Amman and discusses how Jordanians are responding to the conflict in Gaza.
Posted: January 16, 2009 13:19
Gaza aid compound struck by Israeli fire
Andrew Whitley of the UNRWA office for Palestine refugees discusses the current humanitarian situation in Gaza and the U.N. compound that was struck by Israeli shells.
Posted: January 15, 2009 17:14
Watch the Show
Full show: January 14, 2009
Watch the show from Wednesday, January 14: Gaza, Osama Bin Laden, torture, world markets, social mobility, Internet access, unexploded bombs in Vietnam, robots.
Posted: January 14, 2009 18:45