The Middle East, Mexican drug war , and more

Friday - 8/2/2013, 9:49pm EDT

Fred Burton & Jacob Shapiro, Stratfor

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August 2, 2013 -- This week on "Fed Access", host Derrick Dortch will discuss some of the top international issues with two representatives from Stratfor.

Jacob Shapiro, a Middle East analyst at Stratfor, joins Derrick to talks about the military takeover of the Egyptian government, and how the political turmoil will impact U.S. foreign policy in that region.

In the second half of the program, Fred Burton, Stratfor's vice president for Intelligence, will give us an update on U.S. efforts to stop the flow of drugs coming in from Mexico.