In hour one of Here & Now's April 5, 2017 full broadcast, we hear the latest on Tuesday's chemical attack in the Syrian city of Idlib, where the death toll has risen to at least 72. Also we continue our conversation on the rise of Asia, unpacking the role of nationalism and international diplomacy with author Gideon Rachman. And, in our latest DJ Session, we listen to one music genre of the past, exotica, that is being kept alive by artists today. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.
This program aired on April 5, 2017.