The Heat

August 13, 2022

The Heat: Trump Investigation

Citing intense public interest…US Attorney General Merrick Garland breaks his silence. Moving to release information about the FBI’s unprecedented search of former President Donald Trump’s home. A search that ignited a political firestorm across the country.

August 10, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine Under Attack

The fighting in Ukraine, now in its seventh month, could be about to escalate with talk of a Ukrainian counteroffensive.   And, there is also grave concern over risks to Europe’s largest nuclear plant in southern Ukraine. The site is occupied by Russian forces and […]

August 5, 2022

The Heat: Lebanon at a crossroads

Beirut’s port blast two years on – thousands of lives upended and still no justice for the victims and their families. Plus an exclusive interview with Lebanon’s Foreign Minister — Abdallah Bou Habib.

August 4, 2022

The Heat: China-Africa Ties

China is expanding global development initiatives throughout the African continent. What does this mean for the future of China-Africa relations?

July 27, 2022

The Heat: China-Indonesia ties, Heat waves

Trade and investment tops the agenda, as China’s president welcomes Indonesia’s president to Beijing. And, heat waves and wildfires are impacting millions of people this summer. Why climate experts say this could be the new normal.

July 16, 2022

The Heat: China’s Economy

China reported new economic data on Friday that is being closely analyzed for its impact – not just at home- but also on the global economy.

July 12, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine Crisis

The conflict in Ukraine rages on. With more than 30 people now reported killed after an apartment building was hit over the weekend.

July 7, 2022

The Heat: United Nations – Sustainable Development

In 2015 all member states of the United Nations adopted an ambitious plan for the future. It’s called the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The UN describes it as an urgent call to action for both developed and developing countries.  

July 6, 2022

The Heat: U.S. mass shooting

The governor of Illinois voices his anger, after another mass shooting in the United States. This time a gunman targeted a Fourth of July parade outside Chicago.

June 28, 2022

The Heat: G7 Summit

Western leaders at the G7 Summit pledge their continued support for Ukraine, including more sanctions against Moscow.

June 23, 2022

The Heat: U.S. gun reform & January 6th hearings

An election official testifies that former President Donald Trump pressured him to find more votes to overturn the 2020 election result. And for the first time in nearly 30 years, the U.S. Senate moves forward on a bipartisan gun safety bill.

June 16, 2022

The Heat: WTO meeting

A crucial World Trade Organization meeting has been extended by a day as delegates try to get international trade back on track.