woman will focus on Condoleezza Rice's recent statement to the United
regarding domestic violence. The remainder of the show will discuss the
point of views, and performances of our guest Ms. Niloofar Beyzaie,
playwright who will be joining us from Germany. Five short packages of
will be featured.
News & Views: The
latest U.N. figures show that over 11 million people are refugees,
have fled their homes and over international borders. Another 26
people are displaced within their own countries. And the U.N. says
numbers are rising, mostly due to conflict and instability. Our UN
correspondent will report on UNHCR’s findings, and NaV has live from
Sherif el-Sayed Ali, one of Amnesty International's refugee experts. We
also have our Irbil, Iraq stringer to report on the refugee situation
Northern Iraq. There is also an original package about refugees from
carried out a major military exercise earlier this month that American
officials say appeared to be a rehearsal for a potential bombing attack
Iran’s nuclear facilities. We will have Israeli journalist Menesh Amir
the phone to offer background on these reports. NaV
will cover reports that Iranian President Ahmadinejad on Thursday
US of plotting to kidnap and assassinate him during a visit to Iraq.
host’s Dr. Behzad Raofi, from California’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
in the DC studio to talk about NASA’s Mars exploration.
Edition features reporting on World Refugee Day, the Presidential Medal
Freedom recipients, a story about the Chinese version of Sex in the
show, and a sports segment.
features a review of the week in US foreign Policy. Topics
include President Bush’s trip to Europe, EU sanctions on
Iran, the Israeli/Hamas truce, and Israel’s military exercises.