On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker is joined by Massoud Shadjareh of the Islamic Human Rights Commission to speak on the ceasefire in Syria.
A rift between the Pentagon and the State Department over the implementation of the ceasefire has burst into the public eye. The Pentagon is pushing for a harder anti-Russian line, imperiling the relative peace that the country has seen over the last few days.
The annual Yalta European Strategy Conference has opened in Kiev, bringing together personalities dedicated to Ukraine’s integration into the EU. As the war continues in the country’s east, further deepening of EU-Ukraine relations could inflame the conflict. Becker speaks with Nicolai N. Petro, Professor of Political Science at the University of Rhode Island.
It’s been fifteen years since Osama bin Laden was named the prime suspect of the 9/11 attacks. How did this one time ally of the United States in Afghanistan become a sworn enemy? Zafar Bangash, director of the Institu