United Arab Emirates
THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD
ONE MINUTE WORLDVIEW: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
In a timely interview Dennis Wholey speaks with Hussein Hassouna, Ph.D, Ambassador of the League of Arab States to the United States. Ambassador Hassouna explains the mission of the Arab League and discusses the League’s involvement in Syria, Egypt, Israel/Palestine, the surrounding region and the League’s role in the United States.
Dennis Wholey speaks with Dr. James Zogby about his new book “Arab Voices”. Dr. Zogby, who is also President of the Arab American Institute, discusses the need for the west to listen to what the Arab World has to say, and to understand that the lives of people around the world are not as different as many in the west believe.
This week THIS IS AMERICA visits the United Arab Emirates to explore the many facets of progress, culture and politics within the Emirates. The program includes interviews with Ibrahim Al Abed, Director General of the National Media Council, H.E. Mariam Al Roumi, Minister of Social Affairs, and H.E. Hanif Hassan Al Qassimi, Minister of Health.