Woman will discuss the status of Afghan women before and after Taliban
with guest Fawzia Kofie, Member of Parliament from Afghanistan. The
Afghan women face while Afghanistan strives to become a democratic
be addressed, including two house packages.
and Views will continue its coverage of the potential US interests
Iran. Reports are that Tehran would consider any U.S. request to set up
diplomatic presence in Iran, the country's official news agency
Tuesday. A Foreign Ministry official quoted by IRNA said "in principle,
Iranian officials will consider requests they receive through formal
channels." : Ilan Berman, Vice President for Policy, American Foreign
Policy Council to discuss this story. The
US Supreme Court will review a ruling that allows the brother of an
terrorism victim to collect $2.8 million. The justices said they will
overturning a decision by an appeals court in the case of Darkish
Elahi, who is
seeking the money as compensation for the killing of his brother,
Paris in 1990. Finland summoned
Iran's ambassador in Helsinki Tuesday to express concern over Tehran's
execution of a juvenile offender and its plans to execute three others,
foreign ministry said.
Roundtable hosts Mr. Mehdi Haeri, a
clergyman, who will discuss Islamic marriage law.
Late Edition will
have an update on the situation Iraq, and of the US presidential race. Following are stories about Nano Technology,
and the painter Claude Monet’s enduring influence.
political analyst Alireza Nourizadeh from London and Moshen Sazegara,
in the DC
studio. Topics include EU Sanctions, Ahmadinejad’s three years in
the possibility of a US interests section in Iran.