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(CNN) – Welcome to CNN Radio News Day.
"It clearly is a little bit of a boost to the military within North Korea and the new leader, Kim Jong Un "
.This week the Obama administration officially declared the al Nusra Brigade, one faction of Syria's opposition, a terrorist organization. CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux brings some context to the announcement an takes a look at the bigger picture including some analysis from CNN's Fareed Zakaria, host of CNN's flagship foreign affairs show:
"This will complicate the efforts to help the Syrian rebels enormously."
"You look at some of the locals down there they're always coming up here for work...we actually see southerners on almost every single job because they're hurting for work so bad."