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This edition: Have We Reached an Inflection Point in the Middle East?

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 23, 2014.

First aired: September 29, 2014.

Beheadings and air strikes in Syria, a 50-day war in Gaza with a debatable outcome, a continuing armed conflict with Islamic militants, we all wonder where American interests are headed in the Middle East. Former Bush administration adviser and Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations Elliott Abrams tells Jim Zirin he sees little change ahead as events unfold.

Guest List

Elliott Abrams Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations