There was increased international criticism today of Israel for its raid on ships carrying relief to Gaza. The raid left nine activists dead. Former US diplomat Edward Peck was on one of the ships. He tells anchor Marco Werman about the experience.
Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Aaron David Miller, an advisor on the Middle East during the past five administrations and author of the book, The Much Too Promised Land: America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace.
Whaling has largely been banned for almost 25 years but the moratorium is riddled with loopholes and contradictions. We'll talk with marine scientist Stephen Palumbi about those contradictions, and some the ethical issues.
On Friday Ben Gilbert reported from Afghanistan about an attack on an American and Afghan army patrol in the Paktia province. Now, Ben Gilbert accompanied the unit to talks with elders from the village where the patrol was attacked.
Today, Iraqi forces took over control of the security checkpoints into the Baghdad Green Zone. It's another step toward US withdrawal from the country. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with George Packer, author 'The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq.'
This week, we're bringing you a look at the music US soldiers are listening to in Iraq on their iPods or personal music players. Today, Specialist Kriegshauser gives us his selection, with the help of Correspondent Jake Warga.