Bobby Ghosh

Bobby Ghosh appears in the following:

Return to Iraq

Monday, August 11, 2014

Bobby Ghosh, managing editor of Quartz, talks about the latest from Iraq and the debate over renewed U.S. military intervention there in support of American personnel in Erbil and the Yazidi refugees.

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Industry of Rage

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Bobby Ghosh, Time Magazine editor-at-large, talks about his cover story "The Agents of Outrage", a look at the groups "manufacturing" outrage in the West and the Islamic world.

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Iraq Ramadan Attacks

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Bobby Ghosh, deputy international editor for Time magazine, discusses Monday's deadly attacks in Iraq, what it means for the U.S. troop withdrawal set to be complete by the end of the year, and looks at past violence there during Ramadan.


After Bin Laden Raid, Lingering Questions About Pakistan

Monday, May 02, 2011

The U.S. has known for a long time that Pakistan is playing a double game, but the U.S. doesn't have many options. We play the cards we're dealt. The ISI has very different prioriti...

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The Raid

Monday, May 02, 2011

Osama bin Laden was killed during a raid on a compound in Pakistan by U.S. special-operations forces.  Bobby Ghosh, deputy international editor for Time Magazine, goes through the details.

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The Syrian Factor

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Christa Salamandra, professor of anthropology at Lehman College, and Time deputy international editor Bobby Ghosh talk about the unrest in Syria... and what popular culture can tell us about the politics in the country.

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Egypt: Breaking News

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Bobby Ghosh, deputy international editor of Time Magazine, updates the situation in Egypt, and the status of President Mubarak.

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Dealing with President Karzai

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

President Obama's relationship with Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai is less than ideal. Bobby Ghosh, senior editor at Time magazine, discusses US/Afghanistan relations and prospects for the military effort going forward in Afghanistan.

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Iraqi Elections

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Iraq’s parliamentary elections were held this past Sunday. Washington Post Baghdad correspondent Leila Fedel joins us from Baghdad, and Time’s senior editor and former Baghdad bureau chief Bobby Ghosh talk about the elections.

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The Mission in Afghanistan

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Fred Kaplan, columnist at, and Bobby Ghosh, senior editor at Time, discuss General McChrystal's assessment of the war in Afghanistan and the effort to combat the Taliban and Al-Qaeda there.

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The Election in Afghanistan

Monday, August 24, 2009

Last Thursday, Afghanistan's voters headed to the polls amid increasing levels of violence. President Hamid Karzai and one of his challengers, Abdullah Abdullah, have both claimed victory. Sarah Chayes, former NPR correspondent who lives and works in Kandahar, and Bobby Ghosh, senior editor for Time magazine, give us an update ...

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Election Day in Afghanistan

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Bobby Ghosh, senior editor at Time, and Jean MacKenzie, program director of the Institute for War & Peace Reporting, talk about today's elections.

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Underreported: Middle Eastern Reaction to Iranian Turmoil

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Iraq, like Iran, is one of the few the countries in the world with a Shi'ite Muslim majority. And though the two countries were long rivals, many of today's Iraqi leaders — especially Shi'ites — spent the Saddam Hussein years as guests of the mullahs in Tehran. On today’s first ...


Drones in Pakistan

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

President Obama has continued the Bush Administrations deployment of pilotless drone air strikes against the Taliban and Al-Qaeda operatives within Pakistan. Time magazine has a report on the operations titled "The CIA’s Silent War in Pakistan" that appears in this week's issue. We’ll be joined by the ...

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4 More Years

Friday, August 22, 2008

Bobby Ghosh, world editor and former Baghdad bureau chief for TIME Magazine, explains the agreement between the U.S. and Iraq for combat troop withdrawal by 2011.

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Iraq Timetable

Thursday, July 10, 2008

Recently, Iraq announced the country would not accept another agreement with the United States unless a timetable was proposed for the withdrawal of U.S. troops. Bobby Ghosh, world editor for Time Magazine talks about internal politics motivating this mandate. Also in conversation, David Mark, a senior editor ...

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1,823 Days in Iraq

Monday, March 17, 2008

Wednesday marks the five-year anniversary of the war in Iraq. We take a look at recent developments with James Glanz, Iraq bureau chief for the New York Times, and Bobby Ghosh, world editor for Time Magazine.

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Petraeus Hearings

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Live coverage of the Joint House Armed Services/Foreign Affairs Committees' hearing with General David Petraeus, the U.S. Armed Forces Commander in Iraq, and Ryan Crocker, the U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, with analysis from Time Magazine World Editor, Bobby Ghosh.

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Trying To Survive

Thursday, July 19, 2007

On today's Underreported: a look at the 2004 massacre of hundreds of Congolese Tutsi refugees, and how the survivors are adjusting to a new life in the United States. Also, more about Iraq's health care crisis. Then: how the concept of childhood has changed around the world in the past ...