Free Syrian Army fighters are seen near buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in the Akraba suburb of Damascus

Middle East Monitor Podcast with Susan Yackee

Also in today’s show:

  • A former U.N. secretary general speaks out about the crisis in Syria
  • A Turkish film describes harsh conditions in the nation’s prisons
  • The U.S. secretary of state prepares to testify about the Benghazi attack

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 PODCAST: Call for Action on Syria Crimes

Susan Yackee

Susan Yackee is anchor of VOA's International Edition radio show. She has been a reporter in the Washington area for more than 35 years and regularly interviews newsmakers and analysts in DC and around the world. Susan works in television, radio and social media.