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Global Politics

Putin issues gas warning

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin warned today that the era of inexpensive natural gas is coming to an end. As one of the world's largest gas producers, Russia is a key player in the energy market.

Global Politics

Clinton ends Africa tour

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton finished up her 11-day tour of Africa today, after a final stop in Cape Verde. The World's Jeb Sharp reports that the trip was strong on rhetoric but not especially ground-breaking in terms of policy.

Global Politics

Climate: getting concrete in Beijing

On Tuesday, President Obama and his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao agreed to cooperate on climate change and other important matters. Anchor Jeb Sharp talks with David Biello, the associate editor for environment and energy at Scientific American magazine.

Global Politics

Europe's natural gas

The flow of Russian natural gas through Ukraine was completely shut off today. Russia and Ukraine accuse each other of interrupting supplies. Meanwhile, gas for heating is in short supply in many European countries, especially in the east. The World's Gerry Hadden brings us the latest developments.

Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Libya. Marco Werman speaks with a Libya-born American political scientist about Libya and forty years of Muammar Qaddafi's rule.

Global Politics

US could tap Canada's oil supply

Canada's oil sands could become the number one source of US oil imports this year, even though it is expensive and environmentally costly. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with energy expert Daniel Yergin of Cambridge Energy Research Associates.