Roundtable

SYRIA’S ECONOMIC CRISIS: New pressure on the regime?

Food in Syria now costs 20 times what it did before the civil war and even bread is getting hard to come by. People may have endured ten years of conflict, but will this and increasing economic hardship put extra pressure on the Assad regime? Ibrahim Olabi Lawyer and Activist Rahaf al Doughli Middle East Politics Lecturer at Lancaster University Sami Hamdi Editor-in-Chief of the International Interest​ Roundtable is a discussion programme with an edge. Broadcast out of London and presented by David Foster, it's about bringing people to the table, listening to every opinion, and analysing every point of view. From fierce debate to reflective thinking, Roundtable discussions offer a different perspective on the issues that matter to you. Watch it every weekday at 15:30 GMT on TRT World.

War in Syria

War in Syria

Macron: Power Broker?

Macron: Power Broker?

What are Macron’s plans for the Middle East?

What are Macron’s plans for the Middle East?

Israel and Iran: Are they heading for war?

Israel and Iran: Are they heading for war?

HOMELESSNESS: Has COVID-19 changed anything?

HOMELESSNESS: Has COVID-19 changed anything?

UNIVERSITIES AND THE PANDEMIC: Is it worth it?

UNIVERSITIES AND THE PANDEMIC: Is it worth it?

LEBANON EXPLOSION: Time for an international investigation?

LEBANON EXPLOSION: Time for an international investigation?

CORONAVIRUS SECOND WAVE: Is it a flawed idea?

CORONAVIRUS SECOND WAVE: Is it a flawed idea?

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS: The next wave of COVID-19?

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS: The next wave of COVID-19?

FLEXIBLE WORKING: How could it change society?

FLEXIBLE WORKING: How could it change society?

BACK TO SCHOOL: What damage has lockdown done?

BACK TO SCHOOL: What damage has lockdown done?

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