Latest Stories Tagged: Global Politics

Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

Today's answer is the Pacific island nation of Samoa. The government of Samoa wants the nation to switch from driving on the right ? American-style ? to driving on the left. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets the story from local filmmaker, Steven Percival.

Politics

Clinton in Congo

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton continued her tour of the Democratic Republic of Congo today, highlighting the need for a response to the epidemic levels of sexual violence. The World's Jeb Sharp has details.

Politics

Obama and Africa

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Jendayi Frazer, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs under President Bush, about where Africa lands on the priority list for the Obama Administration.

Conflict & Justice

The CNN of Afghanistan

Afghanistan is gearing up for a presidential election next week. And Afghanistan's Tolo TV will be on the scene with CNN-style coverage. They will have reporters on the scene and exit polling. The World's Aaron Schachter reports.

Politics

New wave of violence in Iraq

The United States is getting out of Iraq. The Pentagon has warned that insurgents are trying to re-ignite the kind of sectarian violence. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Natalya Antelava is in Baghdad.