Kyrgyzstan

Global Politics

Geo answer

For our GEO QUIZ today we're looking for the STANS; seven countries that end with the suffix ?stan.? Anchor Jeb Sharp tells us about an EIGHTH ?stan? that can't be found on a map. It's an idealized world created by Lebanese businessman Michel Eleftriades.

Conflict & Justice

Arrest in Kyrgyzstan

Authorities in Kyrgyzstan arrested a nephew of the country's deposed president. He is accused of playing a key role in organizing the ethnic rioting that killed hundreds of people. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from the BBC's Tom Esslemont.