The 5th Talkback Show deals with 2 countries currently much in the international spotlight.
Syria is in the midst of a revolution; the Syrian government of Bashar el-Assad (AKA 'The Beast') is cracking down on dissent in the most horrific ways. International aid efforts are being hindered by military action. We'll hear from a representative of the Human Care Foundation about their efforts to tend to the injured.
Iran has troubles of it's own; the theocratic power's that be, & Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, are also cracking down on the country's Pro-Democratic Movement. Iran Liberty supports peaceful resolution to the protesters' demands & raises funds & awareness for Iranian refugees under duress in Iraq.
What are the real motives of the global players behind these 2 countries woes?