WBEZ | Haaretz http://www.wbez.org/tags/haaretz Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Worldview 3.2.12 http://www.wbez.org/worldview/2012-03-02 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-march/2012-03-02/ap090611054355.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>In May, Chicago will host the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit.&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/index.htm" target="_blank">NATO</a> members are expected to discuss a range of issues, including its role in Afghanistan.&nbsp; NATO-trained Afghan forces have begun to take the lead on security in the country, and that transition is on track to be completed in 2014.&nbsp; <em>Worldview</em> talks with Ambassador Ivo Daalder, the United States Permanent Representative to NATO, about the future of the organization’s role in global security. Also, <a href="http://www.haaretz.com/misc/writers/avirama-golan-1.315" target="_blank">Avirama Golan</a>, a correspondent with the Israeli newspaper <em>Haaretz</em>, discusses the recent social unrest in Israel.</p></p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 15:24:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/worldview/2012-03-02 Israelis have mixed view of unrest in the Arab world http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-09/israelis-have-mixed-view-unrest-arab-world-83461 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/109044850.jpg" alt="" /><p><div>While Israel&rsquo;s journalists do most of their regional reporting from home due to security concerns and budgetary constraints, they, like the rest of the international press, flocked to Egypt to cover the historic protests that took down Hosni Mubarak. <a href="http://www.haaretz.com/misc/writers/anshel-pfeffer-1.292" target="_blank">Anshel Pfeffer</a> covers defense issues for the newspaper <a href="http://www.haaretz.com/" target="_blank"><em>Haaretz</em></a>. He was the first Israeli reporter to arrive in Cairo to cover the massive demonstrations in Tahrir Square. Anshel wrote stories and op-eds challenging the Israeli public to support the pro-democracy movement in Egypt that toppled a longtime ally.</div></p> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 17:10:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-09/israelis-have-mixed-view-unrest-arab-world-83461