Ballot Battles

An Iraqi election official checks the seals on a ballot box at a polling station. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press. This week on War News Radio, we investigate how the Baathist issue has disrupted the upcoming parliamentary elections. Abdulla Mizead reports. Next, we take a look at the hardships…

Silenced

An Iraqi man reads a newspaper in Baghdad. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press. This week on War News Radio, we learn about the threats facing Iraqi journalists. Abdulla Mizead reports. Also, we hear about the controversial Iraqi census. Gabriel Ramirez has the story. Then, we listen to a profile…

Desperate Times

Snowfall in Herat, western Afghanistan. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press. This week on War News Radio, we hear from military experts about US strategy in Afghanistan. Jared Nolan and Louis Katz report. Then, we learn what some Afghans feel about President Obama’s new plan for their country. Sam Hirshman…

The Art of Peace

A Sudanese refugee carries water at the Al Salam refugee camp in March, 2009. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press. This week on War News Radio, a program from our sister studio, the Sudan Radio Project. We hear about efforts within and outside of Sudan to craft solutions to conflicts…

Rank and File

A homeless Iraq war veteran waits for a bus in California. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press. This week on War News Radio, we hear concerns that gang members are joining the military. Kyle Goeckner-Wald and Alan Zhao report. And, we learn about a controversial method of trash removal on…