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Mugabe lashes out at Britain

The World's Matthew Bell reports that Zimbabwe's embattled president Robert Mugabe is showing no signs of compromise, and today, during his first major public speech since the disputed March 29th elections

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McCain's ''League of Democracies''

John McCain says "we are all Georgians now,� and the fighting between Russia and Georgia harkens back to McCain's proposal to create a "league of democracies." But as The World's Matthew Bell reports, it's not clear what he means by that.

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A test of democracy in Iraq

Tomorrow's provincial elections in Iraq are seen as key test of the country's political process. Anchor Marco Werman speaks to the BBC's Jim Muir, who's covering the elections in Baghdad.