The Heat

August 17, 2021

The Heat: Afghanistan crisis

In just over a week, the Tailban seized nearly all of Afghanistan and now forces control Kabul as residents desperately try to flee the country. We will take a look at the situation in Afghanistan.

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August 12, 2021

The Heat: Afghanistan crisis

“Everything is moving in the wrong direction.” That’s the assessment of U.S. Intelligence, as the Taliban retakes 11 of 34 provincial capitals in a matter of days.

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August 5, 2021

The Heat: Coronavirus Pandemic and Politics

From the origins of the virus, and allegations over a “lab leak” in Wuhan, the United States continues to question China’s role and Beijing has pushed back hard on that. China says the novel coronavirus origin-tracking work should be treated as a scientific issue, not a political one.

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July 7, 2021

The Heat: U.S. politics

The United States launches airstrikes in Syria and Iraq. While back at home, President Joe Biden faces opposition from both fellow Democrats and Republicans as the administration pushes for infrastructure legislation.

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