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Conflict & Justice

Unrest in western China

Ethnic tensions and a government crackdown in western China have left more than 150 people dead and hundreds more injured. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on what led to the violence between ethnic Uighurs and Han Chinese in western China.

Conflict & Justice

Geo Quiz

Moviegoers will have an edge for today's Geo Quiz. If you've seen District 9, you'll know aliens arrive over Johannesburg. But the movie was filmed in a famous township south-west of the South African city. Can you name it?

Arts, Culture & Media

Armenia and Turkey

Armenia's president is about to make history by signing an agreement with Turkey. Many Armenians living abroad feel it absolves Turkey of responsibility for what they call the Genocide of 1915. The World's Aaron Schachter has more.

Conflict & Justice

President Obama's impact in China

While China's state-run media have given President Obama high marks on his visit to China, civil rights lawyers and human rights activists there are disappointed in the president's conciliatory tone. The World's Mary Kay Magistad takes a look.

Conflict & Justice

HIV positive soldiers

South Africa's military is now allowing HIV positive soldiers to be promoted and to serve in foreign deployments. In the U.S., those already in the military who test positive can continue to serve. From PRI's 'The World.'