ABCNews.com has announced it is producing a daily half-hour program about the crisis in Iran. In the first installment of “Nightline: Iran in Crisis,” which aired today at 11:30am ET, Cynthia McFadden moderated a conversation with ABC News Senior Foreign Correspondent Jim Scuitto, who has been covering Iran for the network, and Michael Rubin from the American Enterprise Institute. The online program also fielded viewer comments and questions via Twitter.

“Nightline: Iran in Crisis” will be broadcast at 11:30amET and available on the Nightline section of ABCNEWS.com and on ABC News NOW, the network’s 24-hour digital channel.