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Politics

Text messaging the Obama speech

Anchor Lisa Mullins explains that President Obama isn't just making a speech tomorrow to the Muslim world. He's also sending out text messages about the speech -- in a host of languages, including English, Arabic, Urdu, and Persian.

Politics

President Obama speaks in Cairo

Anchor Lisa Mullins introduces coverage of reaction to President Obama's speech in Cairo today reaching out to the Muslim world. Reporter Ursula Lindsey spoke with some Egyptians in a Cairo cafe to get their response.

Conflict & Justice

Parsing the president's speech

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Tariq Ramadan, a professor of Islamic Studies at Oxford University, and Shibley Telhami, the Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland, for analysis of President Obama's speech today in Cairo aimed at the Muslim world.

Politics

Egypt's reaction to protests

Reporter Ursula Lindsey tells how Iran's street protests are being viewed in Egypt. Cairo and Tehran are old rivals, with longstanding grievances. Neither wants to see anti-government demonstrations on their streets.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Egyptian city of Luxor located at the site of the ancient city of Thebes. Mummies from the Brooklyn Museum had a CAT scan this week. Lisa Mullins gets the story from the museum's Egyptian art curator Edward Bleiburg.