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Suicide Bombers Targeted Two Prisons Outside of Baghdad
July 22, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT
5493936328Suicide Bombers Targeted Two Prisons Outside of BaghdadJuan Cole, Professor at the University of Michigan, and Stephen Biddle, Professor at George Washington University discuss the prison outbreak in Iraq.2013-07-22 18:22:00disabledI6DjkpvLuNQtrue230954Far-right groups gain ground in Sweden and GermanySunday’s election in Austria brought victory to 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz, who was elected chancellor on an anti-immigrant platform. Earlier, a strengthened far-right party dealt a blow to returning leader Angela Merkel in Germany’s election. As Sweden’s election approaches next year, special correspondent Malcolm Brabant surveys the changing political landscape in Europe.2017-10-17 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/RTS1GSQT-320x196.jpg3005771851csqa-w7YhCs230845Why a power struggle has broken out over KirkukTwo vital American allies have reignited their rivalry in Iraq. After months of simmering tensions, national military forces and militia moved to push Kurdish forces out of the disputed city of Kirkuk. Three weeks ago, the Kurds held a referendum to split from Iraq. Lisa Desjardins reports and Judy Woodruff talks with Emma Sky of Yale University and Feisal Istrabadi of Indiana University.2017-10-16 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/RTS1GMUL-320x196.jpg3005718159Xzsy4ZIkcnM230841News Wrap: Dozens missing after deadly Mogadishu bombingIn our news wrap Monday, more than 300 people are confirmed dead and nearly 400 wounded after Saturday’s massive truck bombing in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. The government blamed the al-Qaida-linked group al-Shabab. Also, 31-year-old conservative Sebastian Kurz is set to become the Austria’s next leader in another shift to the right in European politics.2017-10-16 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/RTS1GGFV-1-e1508197063365-320x196.jpg3005716050PKRK9wRarDA
Juan Cole, Professor at the University of Michigan, and Stephen Biddle, Professor at George Washington University discuss the prison outbreak in Iraq.
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