Syria is at the heart of any plan to resolve the current conflict in the Middle East. Can the country be persuaded to end support for Hezbollah? Guests on the program, including Syria's ambassador to the United States, discuss Syria and its role in resolving the crisis.
Deborah Amos, NPR correspondent in Damascus
Ambassador Imad Moustapha, Syria's ambassador to the United States
Nadim Shehadi, head of the Middle East program at Chatham House, a London-based research center; born in Lebanon; now a British citizen
Richard Murphy, former ambassador to Syria and Saudi Arabia; assistant secretary of state for Near East and South Asian affairs under President Reagan