NPR logo

Thomas Ricks on the Middle East Conflict

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5578252/5578253" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Thomas Ricks on the Middle East Conflict

Analysis

Thomas Ricks on the Middle East Conflict

Thomas Ricks on the Middle East Conflict

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5578252/5578253" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Fiasco cover

Washington Post senior Pentagon correspondent Thomas Ricks' new book is called Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq.

Ricks is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter. In this first part of our interview, he talks about the possibility of U.S. involvement in the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hezbollah in southern Lebanon. Rick talks about the American options for response to the situation.

Hear Part II of This Interview

Books Featured In This Story

Fiasco

The American Military Adventure in Iraq

by Thomas Ricks

Hardcover, 482 pages |

purchase

Buy Featured Book

Title
Fiasco
Subtitle
The American Military Adventure in Iraq
Author
Thomas Ricks

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.