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Global Politics

North Korea halts nuke disabling

The government of North Korea says it has stopped disabling its nuclear facilities because it says the U.S. has violated a disarmament deal. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Dr. John Park, Director of the Korea Working Group at the US Institute of Peace.

Global Politics

Iran's nuclear defiance

Iran's President Ahmadinejad said today his country will not agree to talks on the nuclear issue if the UN Security Council imposes new sanctions. Stephen Kinzer is the author of 'Reset: Iran, Turkey and America's Future.' Marco Werman talks with him.

Global Politics

Iran enters nuclear talks

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with BBC security correspondent Jonathan Marcus about the ongoing nuclear talks with Iran. There's concern that Iran may be backing away from a proposed deal to ship its enriched uranium to other countries for processing.

Global Politics

Nuclear poker game

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with journalist and poker player James McManus, who brings his poker skills to his observations of North Korea and Iran. He's been watching those countries to find patterns in how they portray their nuclear capabilities.

Global Politics

US-Russian nuclear treaty ratified

Moscow-based political analyst Mikhail Troitskiy says the new START treaty is an important milestone for US-Russia relations. He tells anchor Lisa Mullins that ratification would push both sides toward further cuts in their nuclear weapons arsenals.

Development & Education

Story of a Tokyo mother

Lisa Mullins talks to Miho, a resident of Tokyo, about how she and her family have been coping in the aftermath of the earthqake and tsunami in Japan, and now with the warning about radiation detected in Tokyo's tap water.