Police officer fires teargas to break up a protest during a demonstration in Tunis

Middle East Monitor Podcast with Susan Yackee

  •  The killing of a Tunisian opposition figure ignites unrest
    (Interview with Philip Walker, Economist Intelligence Unit)

Also in today’s show:

  • Syrian rebel forces step up attacks on Damascus
  • The U.N. struggles to provide medical care for Syrians
  • The White House announces President Obama’s Middle East trip
  • Bulgaria accuses Hezbollah in a 2012 airport attack

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 PODCAST: Tempers Flare in Tunisia

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.