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

  • July 11, 2003  

    President Bush and members of his administration spent much of the week answering questions on their justification for a war in Iraq and U.S. intelligence on Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction. Ray Suarez discusses the intelligence controversy. Continue reading

  • July 9, 2003  

    Gwen Ifill discusses the controversy over prewar intelligence and the dangers facing U.S. troops in Iraq with Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John Warner, R-Va., and Michigan’s Carl Levin, the committee’s ranking Democrat. Continue reading

  • July 8, 2003  

    Attacks on Americans in Iraq have killed about 30 people since May 1, when President Bush declared that major combat in the country was over. Ray Suarez gets three perspectives on the situation facing U.S. forces in postwar Iraq. Continue reading

  • July 7, 2003   BY Admin 

    In the wake of dual suicide bombings in Moscow Saturday, Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged Monday that his country would not bow to terrorists. Continue reading

  • July 7, 2003  

    A U.S. military team arrived in the Liberian capital of Monrovia Monday to assess a possible deployment of American peacekeepers to the war-torn West African nation. Continue reading

  • July 3, 2003  

    The Bush administration said today that the United States would send more food aid to Ethiopia. Brian Stewart of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reports on the risk of famine that once again faces the East African country. Continue reading

  • July 2, 2003  

    Terence Smith discusses the importance of the thus far unsuccessful search for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq with four editorial page writers from across the country. Continue reading

  • July 1, 2003  

    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas met in Jerusalem Tuesday for their first talks since Palestinian militant groups pledged to halt attacks against Israelis. Experts assess the importance of this meeting and the challenges facing each leader. Continue reading

  • June 30, 2003  

    Following the release Wednesday of a Council on Foreign Relations report showing American cities dangerously unprepared for a major terrorist attack, two members of the Council’s Emergency Responders Task Force offer recommendations for readying major metropolitan areas. Continue reading

  • June 26, 2003  

    President Bush called for Liberian President Charles Taylor to step down. Terence Smith first gets perspective on the recent rebel offensive with Vanity Fair reporter Sebastian Junger, on assignment in Liberia. Then, experts discuss the potential for the U.S. to intervene and stabilize the country in order to bring peace. Continue reading