Does US withdrawal leave Syria open to Russia?

In a Twitter thread, US President Donald Trump said the US withdrawal from Syria would be a thorn in the side of Russia and China, who "love to see us bogged down, watching over a quagmire, & spending big dollars to do so." But analysts disagree.


Global Politics

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Damascus, the capital of Syria where children had the opportunity this weekend to perform in a circus show sponsored by the UN and Danish government. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Lina Sinjab in Damascus.

Arts, Culture & Media

The Mosque in Morgantown'

A work that's up for an Emmy is the musical score for a documentary film called �The Mosque in Morgantown'. The film's score is by Kareem Roustom. Reporter Bruce Wallace sat down with Roustom.

Global Politics

Clinton announces two new envoys to Syria

Hillary Clinton announced that the U.S. will be sending two high-level envoys to Syria. To learn what these new envoys will face, we are joined by Richard Murphy, former U.S. ambassador to Syria and former assistant secretary of state for the Near East.