We take a look at two countries that are seldom out of the international headlines these days - Syria and Egypt. The main segment of our 'Middle East Analysis' programme sees us discuss a letter to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad asking him, as the incumbent with a strong say in the future of the country, whether he would be willing to step aside in consideration of Syria's future good and that of its people. The letter's author is our regular studio guest Dr Harry Hagopian. He tells us why he wrote it.
Fr Chris Thomas, General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales, joins us for a 'Middle East Analysis' podcast special focusing o...Read more
If the tragic loss of over 70 migrants found dead in the back of a lorry in Austria wasn't enough to jolt the world into action over the refugee crisis, the...Read more