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Conflict & Justice

Life after Gitmo

President Obama signed an executive order to close the prison camp at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba by January 2010. The World's Katy Clark tells us about how former Guantanamo detainees often struggle to reintegrate into society after their release.

Conflict & Justice

Nazi deserters pardoned

This month Germany overturned the sentences of tens of thousands of German soldiers convicted of treason during World War II. The World's Gerry Hadden met one of Germany's three surviving Nazi traitors and has his story.

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.