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Global Politics

Iran opposition plans rally

The Iranian opposition is calling for demonstrations against the government on the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. The regime has begun executing opponents. Anchor Marco Werman discusses Iranian opposition with Nazila Fathi of the New York Times.

Conflict & Justice

Taliban ?forced from strongholds'

On day three of Operation Moshtarak, senior Afghan officers said areas around Marjah were being cleared of insurgents. The campaign aims to put areas back under Afghan government control. Anchor Katy Clark speaks with Rod Norland of the New York Times.

Lifestyle & Belief

Blasts hit US base in Afghanistan

One US soldier was killed and nine others injured when insurgents attacked Afghanistan's Bagram airbase near the capital, Kabul. Anchor Marco Werman gets details from correspondent Ben Gilbert, who's on the airbase and was near one of the blasts.