Conflict & Justice

Assessing the surge

New York Times military correspondent Michael Gordon talks with anchor Lisa Mullins about the importance of the military surge in Iraq and other factors affecting security in the country.

Global Politics

Russia-Georgia conflict

The leaders of the European Union say they will postpone renewing an important economic and political agreement with Russia because of its actions in Georgia. The World's Gerry Hadden says concern about a cut off of Russian oil and gas affected the EU.

Arts, Culture & Media

Domestic abuse law in India

A law in India protects women from domestic abuse, and supporters say the law is desperately needed, but critics say the law is often abused to punish innocent men and their extended families. Reporter Larry Schooler has the story.

Arts, Culture & Media

The Bluesman of Baghdad

Guitarist Ghassan al Mosuli once played John Denver songs at the Saddam Hussein Cultural Center. Now he dreams of moving to the United States, to a rustic cabin in the mountains. But as an Iraqi refugee in Syria, he can't get a visa. As Theo Padnos discovered, the uncertainty and displacement of wartime hasn't curbed al Mosuli's passion for American folk music.

Conflict & Justice

Karadić at The Hague

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karad�ić made his second appearance before the International War Crimes Tribunal at The Hague today. Marco Werman speaks with Olga Kavran, a spokesperson for the prosecutor's office in The Hague.

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