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Geo Quiz and Answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Kyiv (Kiev), the capital of Ukraine. Russian translator Marian Schwartz reads a short passage from "The White Guard," Mikhail Bulgakov's novel set in the city of Kyiv.

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Funeral for Palestinian poet

Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish was laid to rest today in the West Bank town of Ramallah, and thousands turned out to say good bye to Darwish, who gave voice to the Palestinian independence movement, as Correspondent Linda Gradstein reports.

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The poetry of Radovan Karadzic

Anchor Lisa Mullins talks with Chris Merrill, director of the University of Iowa's International Writing Program and The World's book critic, about a poem called "A Morning Bomb;� the writer was former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic