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Yemen War: Starvation and cholera outbreak
The civil war has gripped Yemen for two and a half years. Food is scarce and every ten minutes, a child under five dies of preventable causes. We talk to the President of the International Red Cross who has just arrived in Yemen to witness the devastation at first hand. The death of Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo has once again put a spotlight on China's Human Rights record. We exclusively talk to Berit Reiss-Andersen who chairs the Nobel Prize Committee, she says, "The Chinese Government bears a heavy responsibility for his premature death."
Reports: Trump ends CIA arms programme in Syria
What is the impact of ditching the CIA arms programme to anti-Assad rebels, as reported by the Washington Post? Robert Ford is Former U.S. Ambassador to Syria says the people, "have been crushed." A Trump supporter, Former Governor of South Carolina and now Head of the World Food Programme - David Beasley is on the show. He says that fighting famine, "is America's interest," as the U.N reports 20 million across 4 countries are at risk of famine.
Former Ethics Chief, 'ashamed.'
Walter Shaub is the outgoing Chief of Ethics and he says, "I'm frankly ashamed," of the Trump administration. A double first for Serbia, we speak to Ana Brnabić, the first female and first openly gay Prime Minister.
Trump: 'Let Obamacare fail,' and Iran Nuclear Deal recertified by U.S.
President Trump's promise to repeal and replace Obamacare fell through after the GOP fails to come to a consensus. We are joined by Bradley Byrne Republican Congressman from Alabama. As the Trump administration imposes more sanctions on Iran, Former U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz says any issues the U.S. has with Iran outside the nuclear sphere shouldn't impact the nuclear deal and "that's the way it works."
Venezuela: Over 7 million vote against Maduro
As 7.2 million Venezuelans took part in a referendum organized by the country's main opposition parties, a huge majority of voters are coming out against Maduro. We speak to Mexico's Former President Vincente Fox who went in to observe the vote but was expelled from the country. On the third anniversary of the MH17 plane crash, Ukrainian Health Minister Ulana Suprun tells us they still need answers.