Last night, President Obama addressed the nation to announce a new approach to countering ISIS. He said that, "America will lead a broad coalition to roll back this terrorist threat." We'll take a look at the strategy and whether it can work inside Syria.
American and Iraqi Yazidis are in Washington D.C. lobbying for more U.S. intervention in Northern Iraq, but President Obama has said he will not re-introduce American ground troops. We'll hear more in a BBC special report.
Voters in Hong Kong turned out in the hundreds of thousands to vote in an unofficial referendum demanding democracy, in response to a document from the Chinese government saying Hong Kong does not have full autonomy. We'll discuss the implications of the call for greeter freedom.
Insurgents in Iraq are pushing toward Baghdad and taking cities as they go. In response, President Obama is meeting with national security advisers to consider his options to stabilize the country, which may include talks with Iran.
Obama and Iranian president Hassan Rouhani may meet face to face for the first time next week. Saudi Arabia's first female director joins us to discuss her film Wadjda. Plus, we'll tell you how Koreans are celebrating the Harvest Moon Festival.
On Thursday's edition of Worldview, we discuss how Iran could determine the outcome of U.S. action in Syria. We get an update on education reform in Mexico. Plus, we meet a geneticist is helping expand health care in rural Africa.