A daily brief about the world's most dangerous places from international war correspondent Chuck Holton
Episode 413 - The Ethiopian Crisis Explained
There's a hot war happening in Ethiopia and tens of thousands have been displaced by the fighting - and they are fleeing into Sudan. You know things are really bad when Sudan is your best option.
Episode 412 - Even the Dead Are Not Safe in Artsakh
Russian peacekeepers have moved into #Artsakh. Many residents are moving out, taking their belongings, their cherished heirlooms and even their dead relatives. It's a powerful moment in Armenia that the US should do more about.
Episode 411 - Israel Takes Care of Business
Israel taking out threats from Syria AND Lebanon this week, while Mike Pompeo pays a visit. Why does Israel have to take such a militant stance with it's neighbors? For the same reason Armenia does. Existential threats.
Episode 410 - Troops Home By Christmas?
Trump announces a further drawdown in Afghanistan. How low can we go, and does this mean we are winning?
Episode 409 - Central America in crisis after massive mudslides claim lives.
Two hurricanes have taken aim at Central America in the space of two weeks. In this episode we'll look at how the US military is making a difference and saving lives, and at how the lockdown is affecting Panama after my quick trip there last week.
Episode 408 - Tragedy in Armenia
The Armenian People are in crisis - they stand to lose their ancestral homelands to their enemies, and fear their cultural and religious heritage will be wiped away in those areas.