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Asian island nation

In the Geo Quiz we're searching for the jungles of Mullaitivu this time. These jungles are found at the northern end of an island nation in the Indian Ocean. It's an area that was scarred by a civil war that dragged on for 25 years.

Global Politics

Bidding for the World Cup

Soccer's governing body FIFA this week will select host countries for the men's World Cup tournament in 2018 and 2022. The US is one of the bidders. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with The World's William Troop about the selection process.

Global Politics

Russia's World Cup hopes

FIFA is expected to announce the winner Thursday. As Jessica Golloher reports from Moscow, the competition is heating up as Russia kicks soccer balls at England's bid and English officials face corruption charges.

Global Politics

Le Monde and Wikileaks

The Wikileaks hits just keep on coming. The documents were leaked to several major newspapers, including Le Monde. Marco Werman talks with Sylvie Kauffman, the Editor-in-Chief of the French paper.

Conflict & Justice

Keeping documents secure

In the wake of the leak of confidential US diplomatic messages by the group WikiLeaks, anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Edward Djerejian, a former US ambassador to Israel and Syria, about how diplomats used to keep documents secure.

Global Politics

Picasso treasure trove'

A retired electrician in southern France who worked for Pablo Picasso says he has hundreds of previously unknown works by the artist. The treasure trove of 271 pieces is said to be worth about $ 80 million. Anita Elash reports.