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Conflict & Justice

Yemen's fight with al Qaeda

The US helping Yemen fight al-Qaeda should not pressure to carry out reforms, Yemen's foreign minister Abu Bakr al-Qirbi said this week. Jeb Sharp speaks with Ali Muthana, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs for Yemen about Yemen's relationship with the US.

Global Politics

Bush warns Obama on security

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Georgetown University security expert Bruce Hoffman about one of the statements by President Bush today at his press conference. Mr. Bush warned President-elect Obama that the biggest threat facing the United States is another terrorist attack.

Global Politics

al Qaeda in Canada

An al Qaeda-inspired plot is making headlines in Canada. It involves a home-grown plot that allegedly targeted major landmarks in Toronto. This week, one of the alleged ringleaders went on trial. Anita Elash has more from Toronto.

Global Politics

Russia set to resume gas supply

Crucial Russian gas supplies to Europe appear set to resume. That's welcome news for hundreds of thousands of Europeans who've lost heating in their homes. The World's Gerry Hadden has the latest on how the crisis was resolved.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

Australia's Whitsunday Islands are the answer to today's Geo Quiz. Tourism authorities there are looking for an island caretaker to promote tourism to the islands in and around Australia's Great Barrier Reef. The successful candidate will have to write a weekly blog to help generate a buzz and travel throughout the islands 6 months of the year.