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Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Damascus, the capital of Syria where children had the opportunity this weekend to perform in a circus show sponsored by the UN and Danish government. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Lina Sinjab in Damascus.

Arts, Culture & Media

Ben Frost

We end today taking you on a musical voyage between two cities, two cities that are as almost as distant as you can get from each other. For Ben Frost, these would be his two homes of Melbourne, Australia and Reykjavik, Iceland.

Nuclear summit opens

President Obama today welcomed world leaders at the start of the nuclear security summit in Washington. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Dr. Bernard Lown, co-founder of the group International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.

Politics

Israel's nuclear ambiguity

One leader who's not at the nuclear summit in Washington is the Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu. The World's Matthew Bell reports on how Israel's policy of nuclear ambiguity works.

Politics

Kim Jong Il, 'fashion icon'

A North Korean website says the ?Dear Leader? began a global fashion trend with his zippered jumpsuits. Many North Koreans believe it. North Korea watcher and author Barbara Demick explains how authorities there have mastered the art of propaganda.

Conflict & Justice

Iran's nuclear conference

Leaders from more than 40 countries are gathering in Washington for a summit to look at measures to improve nuclear security. Iran is hosting its own nuclear conference this week. Jim Walsh is an expert in international security.