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Global Politics

Geo Quiz and answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Hiroshima, Japan. Sixty-four years ago today, the US dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Boston Globe reporter Linda Matchan recently visited the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima's Peace Memorial Park.

Conflict & Justice

Halabja Kurds celebrate

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with New York Times reporter Sam Dagher in Halabja, the Iraqi town that was subjected to a poison gas attack in 1988. Residents there celebrated the execution of the attack's mastermind, a man known as ?Chemical Ali.?

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

Iran starts fueling nuclear plant

Iran announced today that it's begun fueling the reactor core at the Bushehr nuclear plant, the country's first nuclear facility. The World's Gerry Hadden reports on why Iran is calling the fueling a �victory over the West.'