Latest Stories Tagged: United States

Conflict & Justice

U.S. states tied to al-Shabab

Host David Baron talks to the BBC's Iain MacKenzie in about the announcement that fourteen people in three American states are being charged with terrorist offences, including providing money and support to the Somali-based extremist group, al-Shabab.

Global Politics

The Iraq Drawdown

The August 31st deadline to drawdown US combat troops in Iraq looms. Today, President Obama said the Iraq war was nearing an end 'on schedule.' The World's Jason Margolis has more.