US President Barack Obama has urged Russia to agree to cut nuclear arms by up to one third in a speech given at Germany’s historic Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, 50 years after JFK’s famous “Ich bin ein Berliner” speech.
Latest update: 11/09/2012
Special show: The battle for Aleppo
Syria’s biggest city of Aleppo has become the new frontline in the 18-month-old conflict between the Assad regime and the country's rebels. François Picard’s panel reacts to the reports of independent videojournalist Yacine Benrabia as he follows Islamist insurgents in a neighbourhood under siege.
- Ammar Abd Rabbo, Syrian-born freelance photojournalist;
- Janine Di Giovanni, Contributing editor, Vanity Fair, author of “Ghosts by Daylight";
- Ole Solvang, Emergencies researcher, Human Rights Watch;
- Ziad Majed, Assistant Professor at the American University of Paris.
Produced by Christopher Davis, Wassim Nasr, Mary Colombel, David Boratav