Marco Werman

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we're looking for a city on the western coast of Sweden that's home to the Swedish carmaker Saab. Trollhattan is the answer?and also the location of The Saab Automobile Museum. Marco Werman speaks with museum director Peter Beckstrom.

Politics

Suicide attacks in Iraq ahead of vote

Suicide attacks in the central Iraqi city of Baquba have killed more than 30 people and injured dozens more. The attacks come just days before parliamentary elections. Marco Werman talks with Sahar Issa, with McClatchey Newspapers in Baghdad.

Arts, Culture & Media

Chatmonchy

Anchor Marco Werman tells us about the Japan all-girl pop trio Chatmonchy. Chatmonchy consists of three Japanese women who know how to rock. They're now playing at clubs in the United States for the first time this week.

Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Isle of Man. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with reporter James Davis of Manx Radio about some off-the-cuff comments made by Mick Jagger about legalizing drugs on the island.

Sports

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for a city where an octopus named Paul has shown an uncanny ability for predicting the outcome of World Cup soccer matches. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Daniel Fey, the spokesman at Oberhausen's Sea Life Aquarium.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is South Africa's province of KwaZulu-Natal. The most widely spoken language there is Zulu. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Megan Hall, of Oxford University Press in South Africa about a new Zulu-English dictionary.

Politics

Inside Hezbollah

Iranian President Ahmadinejad was on a two-day trip to Lebanon, touring its southern border. It was seen as a show of support for the militant group Hezbollah. Marco Werman talks with journalist Thanassis Cambanis, the author of �A Privilege to Die'

Conflict & Justice

Review for Guantanamo detainees

The White House is drafting an executive order that would formalize the indefinite detention without trial of some Guantanamo detainees, with periodic reviews of their cases. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Lt. Col David Frakt of the USAFR JAG Corps.