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Burma and the Olympics

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Simon Long, Asia editor for The Economist, about the possibility that close relations between China and Burma could become the focus of protests ahead of the Beijing Olympics in August.

Conflict & Justice

Chinese student under pressure

The World's Matthew Bell reports on the case of a Chinese student at Duke University who has been criticized by other Chinese students there for allegedly taking part in a pro-Tibet demonstration on the campus

Arts, Culture & Media

Gay marriage in Romania

Three European countries have legalized gay marriage but not all European countries are heading in that direction, and The World's Aaron Schachter reports that Romania is considering a measure that would outlaw same-sex marriage.

Conflict & Justice

Olympic torch in India

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with reporter Tinku Ray in New Delhi, where the Olympic torch was paraded around today amid massive security that kept pro-Tibet demonstrators -- and spectators -- at bay.

Conflict & Justice

Torch in South Korea

Jason Strother reports that the Olympic torch will arrive in South Korea this weekend and human rights activists in Seoul want to use the event to focus attention on China's forced repatriation of North Korean refugees.