The Heat

September 9, 2022

The Heat: Remembering Queen Elizabeth and U.S. politics

Britain’s longest ruling monarch is remembered around the world for her seventy years of service. We’ll discuss the legacy of Queen Elizabeth II.
And with 2 months until the midterm elections, U.S. President Joe Biden & former President Donald Trump take their message to Pennsylvania.

September 8, 2022

The Heat: Iran Nuclear Deal

After months of negotiation, the prospect of a revised Iran nuclear deal looked like it was close to the finish line. But, will it ever happen?  

September 6, 2022

The Heat: UK Politics

In less than 24 hours, Liz Truss will be sworn in as the new British Prime Minister. How will she handle major issues such as the flailing economy and the Ukraine-Russia conflict?

August 27, 2022

The Heat: Turkiye foreign policy

Turkiye is considered at the crossroad between West and East and now between Ukraine and Russia. We will take a look at how the country is helping forge peace by talking to both sides.

August 20, 2022

The Heat: Extreme weather

This summer extreme weather has left its mark across the globe. China, The United States and Europe have all endured heat waves, drought and wildfires.

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.