Matthew Bell

Arts, Culture & Media

Israeli rock

For our Global Hit we turn to Matthew Bell who's usually on the foreign policy beat, but who also has a strong interest in music. wanted to find out what people are listening to in Israel. He visited a CD shop in Tel Aviv and asked the owner.

Conflict & Justice

Boston terrorism arrest

A man has been charged with terrorism-related offenses that include plotting to kill people in an American shopping mall. Tarek Mehanna was charged with conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists. Matthew Bell reports.

Global Politics

Power sharing in Afghanistan?

Afghanistan might be heading toward a power sharing agreement between the two leading presidential candidates. The model has been tried in other nations but the results were mixed, as The World's Matthew Bell reports.

Global Politics

Pakistan says US aid bill asks too much

Today President Obama signed legislation authorizing additional aid to Pakistan. But some Pakistani officials are not happy with the additional aid. They say it comes with too many strings attached. The World's Matthew Bell has the story.

Global Politics

Clinton in Russia for talks

Hillary Clinton met with her Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow. At a joint news conference, the two said that there has been considerable progress to reduce their nuclear arsenals. The World's Matthew Bell takes a closer look.

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