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Find all of the PBS NewsHour’s international reporting and analysis.

  • October 7, 2003  

    Western regions of the United States continue to cope with the decimation caused by the lack of rain. Ted Robbins of KUAT in Tucson, Ariz., provides an update on the drought. Continue reading

  • October 7, 2003  

    The Turkish Parliament voted Tuesday to send peacekeeping troops to Iraq. Senior correspondent Gwen Ifill explores the implications in a conversation with regional experts Bulent Aliriza from the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, and Princeton University Professor Heath Lowry. Continue reading

  • October 3, 2003  

    A federal judge barred the U.S. government from seeking the death penalty in its case against Zacarias Moussaoui, the only suspect facing charges directly related to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Jeffrey Brown explores the ramifications of this ruling with New York Times reporter Philip Shenon. Continue reading

  • October 1, 2003   BY Admin 

    As the United Nations took over the peacekeeping mission in Liberia on Wednesday, three civilians died in a confrontation between rebel and loyalist forces in Monrovia. Continue reading

  • October 1, 2003  

    For years, scientists have worked to develop powerful new tools to predict the paths of hurricanes and monitor their likely impact. Betty Ann Bowser reports on the latest technologies meteorologists are using to keep tabs on these devastating storms and what new tools are being developed. Continue reading

  • October 1, 2003  

    The arrests of three men who worked at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have raised concerns about the extent of possible espionage at the detention center. New York Times reporter Neil Lewis discusses the arrests and what they may mean for the U.S. war on terror. Continue reading

  • September 29, 2003   BY Admin 

    Iran has "nothing to hide" and is prepared to allow more thorough inspections of its nuclear activities, Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi said Monday in response to mounting international pressure to cooperate with international nuclear monitors. Continue reading

  • September 25, 2003  

    With the internationally backed “road map” to peace apparently stalled, New York Times columnist Tom Friedman reports on his recent trip to the region and what people are saying there. Continue reading

  • September 25, 2003  

    Adnan Pachachi, a member of the Iraqi Governing Council, shares his thoughts on the challenges of governing Iraq in the wake of a fellow council member’s death from wounds suffered during an ambush five days ago. Continue reading

  • September 24, 2003  

    L. Paul Bremer, the U.S. administrator in Iraq, speaks with Jim Lehrer about the current challenges facing U.S. troops in Iraq, and the $87 billion military spending request to aid U.S. reconstruction efforts in the country. Continue reading