Robert Worth

Conflict & Justice

Who was behind Dubai killing?

In January, 11 professional assassins wearing fake beards and carrying fake passports killed Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, a senior Hamas official in his Dubai hotel. Both Israel and Palestine have been accused of being involved in the assassination.

Is the US fighting a secret war in Yemen?

Is the U.S. fighting a secret war in Yemen? Robert Worth, Middle East correspondent for The New York Times, helps us answer that question. Gregory Johnsen also joins us; he's a Yemen expert at Princeton University.

Conflict & Justice

Ahmadinejad's Inauguration

This week in Iran, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will be inaugurated, while some of the protesters rounded up in the weeks following the embattled election face trial. For more, Robert Worth and Roger Cohen, both of The New York Times, join The Takeaway.