Accused Russian arms trader Viktor Bout

The World's Alex Gallafent has the latest on Viktor Bout. He's a Russian man suspected of being among of the world's largest arms traffickers. A court in Thailand today ordered his extradition to stand trial in the US on terrorism related charges.

Global Scan

He became famous for fake interpreting Nelson Mandela's funeral — now he's plugging an Israeli start-up

South Africa was mortified when it discovered it allowed a sign language interpreter on stage next to world leader to sign what amounted to mere gibberish. The situation got worse when reports emerged he had been connected with criminal behavior. But the man at the center of the controversy is a star once more. That and more in today's Global Scan.