Alhurra and Radio Sawa to Offer Extensive Coverage of Mubarak Trial

On Wednesday, August 3rd, Alhurra and Radio Sawa will provide in-depth and extensive coverage of the trial of former Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak.  In addition to live reports from correspondents in Egypt and across the Middle East, both networks are encouraging viewers to send in their thoughts and reactions regarding the trial through Facebook and YouTube to incorporate viewpoints from Egyptians and Arabic-speaking audiences throughout the Middle East and North Africa.

Musharraf Discusses al Qaida With VOA

Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf told Voice of America Thursday that he doesn’t think Osama bin Laden’s death will weaken al Qaida.