Latest Stories Tagged: government

Global Politics

The post-communist generation

For some living in what was once the Eastern Bloc, the last twenty years have brought freedom but also hardship especially for the youngest generation who have grown up without Communism. Laura Lynch has the story.

Global Politics

Pakistan's Taliban challenge

The Pakistani army has been reporting clashes between its troops and Taliban fighters; part of a ground offensive in the region of South Waziristan. The World's Jeb Sharp looks at the complicated motivations of Pakistan's armed forces in this conflict.

Conflict & Justice

CIA agents guilty of Italy kidnap

An Italian judge has convicted 23 Americans ? all but one of them CIA agents ? and two Italian secret agents for the 2003 kidnap of a Muslim cleric. Marco Werman talks with John Radsan, who served as the CIA's assistant general counsel from 2002 to 2004