The US says it will give military aid to Syria rebels, Iranians vote in presidential election and a radio host is sacked over Australian PM interview. Presented by Philippa Thomas.
The US president approves the supply of direct military aid to the Syrian opposition after US intelligence concludes Assad forces are using chemical weapons "on a small scale", Iranians vote for new president, An Australian radio presenter is sacked after asking PM Julia Gillard in a live interview if her long-term partner, Tim Mathieson, is gay. Could a new bridge over the Danube which opens today, solve some of the problems of the poorest part of the European Union's poorest country? With Philippa Thomas.