The Department of State requested the opportunity to clarify U.S. policy on sex trafficking. Lisa Mullins speaks with Alison Kiehl Friedman, Deputy Director for the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.
Prime Minister Naoto Kan told his own political party he would step down when the crisis was under control. March's disaster killed thousands of people and crippled a nuclear plant. Anchor Lisa Mullins talks with The World's Marco Werman in Japan.
Chinese table tennis player Zhuang Zedong has died at the age of 73. Zhuang was the Chinese player who helped start the famous "ping-pong diplomacy" episode in the 1970s. It led to Richard Nixon's famous opening to China, and his historic trip there.
As the United States geared up to fight World War II, it forced many Japanese Americans into internment camps. But some of those Japanese Americans decided they'd rather fight to defend the United States, despite being treated like supporters of the enemy.
While the loss of life in Syria continues to mount, there's another toll being extracted from the nation. While it's certainly less grave than the loss of life, it still represents a tragic loss to the country's, and even the world's history.