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China's quest for soft power

China's power has been growing in recent years. But there's one power China's leaders still crave; soft power. The informal influence a country has through the attractiveness of its culture and values. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from Beijing.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

Today's Geo Quiz asks: What do New Zealand, Iceland, Japan, Austria and Norway have in common? It turns out they rank as the most peaceful places to live in the world according to the 2010 Global Peace Index. Anchor Marco Werman explains.