• August 15, 2013  

    A Cairo mosque was filled with hundreds of bodies after a violent crackdown on pro-Morsi protesters by Egypt’s interim government. Independent Television News correspondent Jonathan Rugman reports on the palpable grief and pockets of continuing violence — including torched government buildings — as Egyptians try to regroup. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2011  

    Libya exports more than 1.5 million barrels of oil a day to the world, but violence has pushed oil prices to the highest level in more than two years. Judy Woodruff talks to Raad Alkadiri of PFC Energy, a global energy advisory group, and Carl Larry of Oil Outlooks and Opinions, a Houston-based research and consulting firm. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2011  

    Forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi clashed with protesters in several key cities across Libya as other nations continued evacuating their citizens. Jim Lehrer speaks with Dartmouth College’s Dirk Vandewalle and Andrew McGregor of the Jamestown Foundation about the relative military might of Gadhafi’s forces and the opposition. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2011  

    Libya’s capital of Tripoli descended further into chaos Wednesday as pro-government militias roamed the city and new “credible” estimates placed the death toll from the crackdown at 1,000. Alex Thompson of Independent Television News reports on the latest developments in Libya. Continue reading

  • February 22, 2011  

    Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is refusing to step down as international condemnation of the violent crackdown on protesters grows. Jeffrey Brown talks about the growing unrest in the North African nation with Robert Danin of the Council on Foreign Relations and Mary-Jane Deeb of the Library of Congress. Continue reading