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France's aid effort in Haiti

President Nicolas Sarkozy has been trying to defuse a quarrel with the US. France's International Cooperation Minister Alain Joyandet complained that a French plane was turned back by US troops. The World's Europe correspondent Gerry Hadden reports.

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McDonald's marks 20 years in Russia

Twenty years ago, Ukraine was still part of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev was still in power. The Berlin wall had come down. A bright new sign came to Moscow; McDonald's Golden Arches. That was 20 years ago this week. Analyst Masha Lipman reports.

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Saipan postcard

Saipan is the largest island of the US Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. It was the last place to join the US. Many who know Saipan are deeply fond of the Pacific island. One of those aficionados took The World's Mary Kay Magistad on a tour.

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The regional factor

Author Stephen Kinzer feels that both Turkey and Iran are key to US foreign policy in the Middle East. Kinzer is the author of ?Reset: Iran, Turkey and America's Future.?