Newstalk: After a brief review of today's headline news, Jamshid Charlengi of VOA host of today's program, together with his guests on the fifth day of the Iranian new year reviews Iran's foreign policy during the past year and discusses Iran's political influence in the region and outcome of the new Sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council on Iran. Today's guests include, Dr. Cyrus Amoozgar, Journalist & Writer from Paris via phone, Dr. Mehrdad Khonsari ex Iranian diplomat and political analyst from London via polycom and Dr. Mohssen Sazgara, political analyst from Harvard university in studio.
News & Views: Anooshiravan Kangarloo of VOA examines today's headline news in detail , and reviews the new UN security council Sanctions on Iran , the latest situation of the Fifteen British Navy personnel detained by Iranian government. Today's participating guests are, Dr. Ali Reza Nourizadeh, Independent Journalist on the phone from London/UK, and Dr. Morteza Anvari, Political Analyst , Strayer university in studio/DC and Nazzy Beiglary reporting from UN/NY via satellite.
Roundtable: In today's program, Bijan Farhoodi of VOA discusses Discrimination based on ethnicity & religion in Iran. In this discussion participating guests are: Dr. Farhag Mehr, Ex Dean of Shiraz university via Satellite from San Diego/CA, Parviz Ravani, member of the Islamic Parliament in Iran, representing the Iranian minority Zoroastrian community, and Abdol malek Rigi, head of a political group in Baloochestan, called Jondollal, via phone from Iran.
Late Edition: After a brief review of the headline news, Luna Shad of VOA host of the program talks to Dr.Vahid Behravan of VOA about TB (Tuberculosis) in US & IRAN.