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Global Politics

Afghan challenge

Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with Jean MacKenzie, Kabul correspondent for the on-line news site, Global Post.com, about the current situation in Afghanistan, where continuing violence poses a serious challenge to the US military.

Global Politics

Paying the Taliban to quit

The US military in Afghanistan is to be allowed to pay Taliban fighters who renounce violence. The Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, Senator Carl Levin, sees pay for former Taliban fighters to protect their communities. Katy Clark talks with him.

Global Politics

Bin Laden tapes

In 2001, Osama bin Laden's personal collection of audiotapes fell into American hands. Anchor Katy Clark talks with Flagg Miller about the collection of more than 1,500 cassettes.