A general view shows the damage after a jet shelled the area in Azaz

Middle East Monitor Podcast with Susan Yackee

  • Repeated government aerial attacks empty Syrian town of Azaz

Also in today’s show:

  • The Red Cross urges more Syrian prison visits
  • The Libyan ambassador to the U.S. talks about challenges facing his country
    (Interview with Ambassador Ali Aujali)
  • Political deadlock in Tunisia fuels economic frustration
  • Australia asks Israel to explain the death of an alleged spy
  • How did scientists use space technology in a Middle East water study?
    (Interview with Jay Famiglietti, University of California, Irvine)

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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.