This week’s guest of “Point of Order” is Iraqi parliamentarian and Shiite leader Izzat al-Shabandar who airs his opinion on Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and his manner of dealing with the security crisis in Iraq. He accuses Maliki of failing to distinguish between terrorists and innocents.
Point of Order is a live, weekly socio-political hard-talk show. Its guests have included figures such as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, French philosopher and author Bernard-Henri Lévy and the president of the Iraqi Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani. The show, presented by Hasan Muawad, is known for its bold questions and sometimes controversial guests and discussions.