Posts Tagged ‘Aljazeera’

US points finger at Iran for Iraq violence (Aljazeera – inside story)

July 16, 2011 Leave a comment

What truth lies in Leon Panetta, the US defense secretary’s accusations that Iran is responsible for attacks on US troops in Iraq?

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Arab Awakening – Libya: Through the fire (Aljazeera)

Through the eyes of a Libyan-born filmmaker, we investigate the dark stories emerging from a country fast unravelling into civil war.

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CIA: Undercover lover (Aljazeera – Riz Khan)

April 30, 2011 Leave a comment

Are spy romances merely the stuff of films – or does life sometimes imitate art? What happens when espionage and romance mix? And what roles do CIA operatives play around the world?

One on One – Zbigniew Brzezinski (Aljazeera)

April 28, 2011 Leave a comment

The former US national security adviser and geostrategist shares his experiences and views with Riz Khan.

Anatomy of a Revolution (Aljazeera – Documentary)

April 9, 2011 Leave a comment

After decades of royal rule millions of Iranians took to the streets in a popular movement against a regime that was seen as brutal, corrupt and illegitimate. Revolutionary forces, under the leadership of Grand Ayatollah Khomeini, forced the Shah of Iran into exile. His government was overthrown and replaced by a new Islamic order. The Islamic revolution put Iran on a new path – one that brought it to war with its neighbour and ongoing conflict with the West. Anatomy of a Revolution tells this story.

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Bahrain, Fighting for change (People & Power – Aljazeera)

March 18, 2011 Leave a comment

As unrest sweeps through the Middle East, People & Power looks at the mounting pressure for reform in Bahrain.

Pro-democracy activists in the Gulf state of Bahrain have been on the streets of the capital Manama for four weeks, but have yet to win the kind of dramatic results achieved by their counterparts in Egypt and Tunisia.

Empire – Iran: Influence or Threat (Aljazeera)

March 13, 2011 Leave a comment

Whatever the outcome of the recent troubles, Iran sees itself as a natural leader in the region.

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Countdown Iran-Israel War (Aljazeera)

March 10, 2011 Leave a comment

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Egypt: A Nation in Waiting (Aljazeera)

February 1, 2011 Leave a comment

A special programme by Aljazeera looking at the contemporary history of Egypt from Gamal Abdel Nasser‘s war with Israel to¬†Hosni Mubarak‘s difficulties.

Richard Dawkins’ Interviews

January 3, 2011 Leave a comment


The Hour: The Hour’s George Stroumboulopoulos interviews Richard Dawkins, on his book “The God Delusion”.

Riz Khan of Aljazeera: The 150th anniversary of the first announcement of Darwin’s theory of natural selection, the main driving force behind evolution.

One on One of Aljazeera:

Guardian: Richard Dawkins talks about why it’s time for a book setting out the evidence for evolution, when calling someone ignorant isn’t an insult, and how the media have made him into a militant atheist.

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BBC Hardtalk: Richard Dawkins is interviewed by the BBC’s Stephen Sackur for HARDtalk.