Iran

Iran's role in Iraq

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks to Tufts University professor Vali Nasr about the role Iran plays in the war in Iraq, as top US commander General David Petraeus told a Senate committee today that Iran played a direct role in last weeks violence in Iraq.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to our Geo Quiz today is Persepolis. The city was the ceremonial capital city of ancient Persia. Today it's a world heritage site in southern Iran. European travel guru Rick Steves shares his impressions of Persepolis.

Politics

Spreading democracy

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with James Traub, author of the new book "The Freedom Agenda: Why America Must Spread Democracy (Just Not the Way George Bush Did)."

Conflict & Justice

Iran update

Host Marco Werman gets the latest from Borzou Daragahi of the Los Angeles Times. Daragahi reports that Iranian authorities are pledging to teach a lesson to what they call "rioters", and that there will be no re-run of the disputed June 12th election.

Politics

Iran reveals a secret nuclear plant

Iran has revealed it's developing a second uranium enrichment plant. Until now it's acknowledged only one. President Obama called on Tehran today to open the facility international inspectors. The World's Katy Clark has the story.