Podcast: Syria on the precipice, Obama in crisis, Britain in search of a role (again)

Posted on Monday 16th September 2013

On this week's podcast we talk about Barack Obama’s erratic handling of the Syria crisis, the legal and political questions surrounding international intervention in the civil war there, and the consequences for Britain’s world role of parliament’s vote against participation in any military strikes.

Academics featured include:

  • Dr Adam Quinn
    Senior Lecturer in International Politics
  • Professor David Dunn
    Professor in International Politics
    Head of the Department of Political Science and International Studies
  • Professor Nicholas J. Wheeler
    Professor of International Relations
    Director of the The Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security