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Global Politics

Text messaging the Obama speech

Anchor Lisa Mullins explains that President Obama isn't just making a speech tomorrow to the Muslim world. He's also sending out text messages about the speech -- in a host of languages, including English, Arabic, Urdu, and Persian.

Conflict & Justice

Remembering Tiananmen

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from Beijing on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre. Many Chinese remember the event vividly, but it's a day the Chinese government would rather forget.

Global Politics

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we asked you to name a former Soviet Republic that's now making some changes to its map. Name changes, that is. The answer is Ukraine. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Rostoslav Khotin, editor of the BBC's Ukrainian service.