HashtagVOA

ON THE LINE: China's Territorial Disputes & the U.S.i
X
May 16, 2014 3:00 AM
The temperature is heating up in the South and East China Seas as Beijing pursues its claims on disputed territories. Could China's assertiveness lead to military conflict with its neighbors? Find out next, On The Line.

ON THE LINE: China's Territorial Disputes & the U.S.

Published May 15, 2014

The temperature is heating up in the South and East China Seas as Beijing pursues its claims on disputed territories. Could China's assertiveness lead to military conflict with its neighbors? Find out next, On The Line.

HashtagVOA

Everybody’s talking on HashtagVOA.

From hard issues to hot topics, HashtagVOA explores what people are talking about on social media. And it’s a program in which you, the viewer, can join the worldwide conversation through Facebook and Twitter.  Host Cal Perry engages top experts to provide answers to your questions. The program airs each Tuesday at 1730 UTC on www.voanews.com and continues daily @HashtagVOA on Twitter and www.facebook.com/hashtagvoa

This Week's Program:

Bibi vs. Obama
President Obama has said he wants “real breakthroughs” on Iran’s nuclear program and Israeli-Palestinian peace. But Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s triumph in Tuesday’s elections promises Israeli resistance on both of these fronts, and guarantees difficult diplomacy between two leaders. On this week’s HashtagVOA, experts covering Iran and the Mideast discuss how the fray impacts Iran Nuclear Talks, regional stability and beyond.

Guests
Geoffrey Aronson: Author, Analyst
Golnaz Esfandiari: Editor, RFE/RL Persian Letters
Neri Zilber: Visiting Scholar, The Washington Institute